TITLE

Blind Eye Turned to Iris Scan

AUTHOR(S)
Bruno, Mark
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Bank Technology News;Jul2002, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that banks in the United States have postponed the use of iris scan to identify customers using automated teller machines. Failure of the biometrics firms Sensar and IriScan to make progress in the financial services industry; Industries other than banks targeted as customers by another firm, Iridian; Usefulness of personal identification numbers.
ACCESSION #
6943540

 

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