TITLE

What's Inside Printers Spurs More Secure Cards

AUTHOR(S)
Kaplan, Laurence J.
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jun2005, Vol. 42 Issue 6, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses issues related to the security of identity systems. Identification (ID) cards have come a long way. From flimsy paper cards with grainy photos and illegible signatures, the ID card has evolved into a technological marvel that can sport everything from tamper-proof UV graphics, micro text and holograms, to stored biometric templates. By using the latest printing technology, an organization can rest assured it is doing everything it can to prevent identity fraud and to verify that a cardholder is who they say they are. INSET: Why Multiple Technologies on a Single Card?.
ACCESSION #
17202193

 

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