TITLE

'Embrace biometric technology'

PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;4/12/2004, Issue 2609, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites the comments of Symantec managing director Aled Miles regarding the application of biometric technology for security systems in airports and similar high security risk facilities; Advocation for the business travel community to support security measures through innovative technology; Design of biometric technology to recognize people from the eyes' iris implanted in swipe cards; Effectiveness of the system against terrorism.
ACCESSION #
13040546

 

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