TITLE

Tired of All Those Passwords? Here Are Some Alternatives

AUTHOR(S)
Stone, Brad
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
Newsweek;11/30/1998, Vol. 132 Issue 22, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on biometrics, the measuring of unique characteristics like the fingerprint and the iris of the eye for the purposes of authenticating identity. Lack of a commonly recognized standard for how such devices should be incorporated into machines; Hardware required by iris and fingerprint identification; Biometric companies at the November 1998 Comdex computer convention in Las Vegas, Nevada. INSET: An Eye on the Moon.
ACCESSION #
1295054

 

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