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- Family Card Security System Using Biometric Device. Prasanth, R.; Balamurugan, V.; Roubavaan, S.; Suresh, E.; Purushothaman, N. // International Journal of Computer Science & Information Technolo;2014, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p1533
This system mainly focuses on Designing and Implementation of Security System for a family card using fingerprint that has been used to the Civil Supply Corporation. In recent scenarios, all public and private sectors using smart card systems to provide security. Still, it is not up to the...
- Smart, but not that smart. Ward, Mark // New Scientist;10/12/96, Vol. 152 Issue 2051, p21
Talks about the problems in manufacturing smart cards which compromise their security. Cards issued with preprogrammed identities; Length of time in generating RSA keys.
- A Novel Mutual Authentication Scheme Based on Fingerprint Biometric and Nonce Using Smart Cards. De-song Wang; Jian-ping Li // International Journal of Security & Its Applications;Oct2011, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p1
In 2007, Khan-Zhang made an enhancement based on Lin-Lai's flexible biometrics remote user authentication scheme. The scheme has the merits of providing mutual authentication, no verification table, freely changing password and preventing the server spooling attack. However, this authentication...
- Precise Biometrics Announces Thursby Software's Use of Smart Casing to Provide Secure Browsing on Mobile Devices. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;2/28/2012, Vol. 21, p1
The article informs that Precise Biometrics AB has partnered with Thursby Software Systems Inc. to provide secure browsing on mobile devices by making use of smart casing solution. It further informs the benefits of the smart casing which includes fingerprint authentication and smart card...
- The world's first biometric money: Ghana's e-Zwich and the contemporary influence of South African biometrics. Breckenridge, Keith // Africa (Edinburgh University Press);2010, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p642
In January 2008 the Ghanaian Central Bank announced that it had introduced a new centralized mechanism for the settlement of transactions between the Ghanaian banks. This interbank switch, as it was called, was purchased from, and managed by, the South African company Net 1 UEPS, and it had a...
- Even abundant security features don't spur smart card buy-in. Kutler, Jeffrey // American Banker;11/18/1998, Vol. 163 Issue 221, p1
Part II. Focuses on security issues related to the use of smart cards. Durability of smart cards; Existence of several technical claims and security system variations; Microsoft Corp.'s Smart Card for Windows program; Smart card applications in the financial services industry; Consumer-market...
- BACK TO A CASHLESS FUTURE. // NZ Business;Nov2010, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p4
The article discusses the need for New Zealand retailers to replace EFTPOS terminals for the chip cards security standards prior the June 2011 deadline to avoid failure in the industries due to last minute rush.
- U.S. Bears the Brunt of Global Card Fraud Losses. // Banking Strategies Daily;8/7/15, p1
The article discusses on the importance of smart payment cards EMV-compliant infrastructure, citing card fraud losses borne by U.S. from its shift towards global chip card standard.
- Global Heavyweights Form Group to Set Smart Card Security Standards. Kutler, Jeffrey // American Banker;11/10/1999, Vol. 164 Issue 217, p14
Reports on the formation of the Smart Card Security Users Group by major international card payment institutions, aimed at developing security guidelines for smart cards. Agreement of the group's members to share information on security threats and requirements; Development of standards that...