- Citizen = suspect. // New Scientist;2/24/2007, Vol. 193 Issue 2592, p5
The author reports that security experts warn that miscarriages of justice could arise from the British government's plan to use biometric ID card data to solve crimes. The cards will be issued to British citizens from 2009. With fingerprint evidence proven unreliable in a number of cases,...
- The demise of British liberty. Deane, Alexander // Institute of Public Affairs Review;Mar2010, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p20
The article reports on the surveillance culture which diminishes freedom in Great Britain. It states that the impact of the surveillance culture should be a lesson to liberal democracies worldwide. It notes that schools in Great Britain take the fingerprints of school children to identify and...
- Russian Lawmakers Introduce New Repressive Legislation. Arnold, Richard // Eurasia Daily Monitor;12/2/2014, Vol. 11 Issue 214, p3
The article discusses the introduction of repressive legislative acts by lawmakers in Russia. Topics discussed include the content of the bill including punishments for Russian citizens caught helping foreign organizations from fines of 300,000-500,000 rubles and two to eighth years of...
- Can HR Professionals Adapt As Biometric Data Become Reality? Wright, Aliah D. // HR Magazine;Jun2010, Vol. 55 Issue 6, p20
The article reports that human resource experts are wary about the possibility that human resource professionals will be required to use biometrics in the employment process or be subjected with fines in the U.S.
- Attendance, biometric scanning and employee privacy. Moreira, Hilary L. // HR Specialist: New York Employment Law;Feb2016, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p6
The article offers law news briefs. Topics mentioned include the complaint filed by a Pennsylvania-based employee for a mining company's refusal to use an alternative method for tracking his attendance at work, the limited collection of biometrics data statute in New York State and offers tips...
- Biometric Solution to Secure U.S. Borders. // Airport Security Report;12/16/2009, Vol. 17 Issue 25, p12
The article reports that Innovative Solutions Integrative Systems (ISIS) have broadcasted that the Immigration Customer Visa (ICV) card, a biometric verification solution can be used to help the U.S. to secure its borders. It mentions that ICV card encloses a fingerprint scanner that verifies...
- l'Imprimerie Nationale en bref. // Archimag;oct2012, Issue 258, p37
The article discusses the Imprimerie Nationale, or the French official national printing works, and its response to changes in high technology, noting the importance of increasing personal authentication, increasing confidence in services, and digital printing.
- UIDAI Launches Aadhaar-Enabled Services. Sharma, Onkar // Dataquest;5/31/2013, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p72
The article mentions that the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) unveiled three new Aadhaar-enabled services, which include the authentication services using Iris, authentication services using One Time Pin and Electronic-Know Your Customer (eKYC) service.
- Court orders SIMs verification through biometric system. // Flare (Pakistan);7/15/2013, p72
The article reports that cell phone firms are ordered by the Sindh High Court (SHC) in Karachi, Pakistan to assure all franchise holders are required to acquire the biometric system and fingerprint devices to be connected with the National Database and Registration Authority or Nadra.