Biometrics is Big in Japan

Sausner, Rebecca
September 2006
Bank Technology News;Sep2006 Supplement, Vol. 19, p15
Trade Publication
The article reports that electronics firm Hitachi has unveiled a biometric finger-vein identification and authentication system for financial institutions in Japan. It has mentioned that Sunfirst Bank, a U.S. bank, has adopted palm-vein biometric identification. A consumer survey has been conducted involving the effectiveness of biometric in the financial institutions.


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