Buechner, Maryanne Murray
November 2000
Time International (South Pacific Edition);11/27/2000, Issue 47, p88
Focuses on the development of the technology of biometrics as of November, 2000. How it develops security systems based on physical characteristic, such as an iris of an eye, or behaviors to authenticate a person's identity; Use of the technology by companies and government agencies; Possibility that biometrics could be used in health care to ensure patient confidentiality. INSET: THE TWIN TEST, by Lev Grossman.


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