Biometrics Bridges Physical, Logical Security

Zalud, Bill
May 2008
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;May2008, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p58
Trade Publication
The article discusses several applications based on biometrics technology that bridges the gap between physical and logical security system. According to the International Biometrics Industry Association, biometrics are technologies that automatically confirm the identity of an individual by comparing physical patterns in real time against controlled computer records of those patterns. It cites several diversities of biometrics including fingerprint, voice, hand, iris and dermis/skin.


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