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Macy’s Launches Line of Bags, Briefcases and Wallets with Fingerprint Recognition

Macys has launched a new line of luxury handbags, briefcases, and wallets that are integrated with fingerprint recognition, RFID blocking technology, and GPS technology.


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Barclays Launches Biometric Finger Scanner

 Barclays is set to enable corporate clients to authenticate transactions using finger vein recognition technology.


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Banks are Starting to Use Vein Patterns for ATMs

Poland has become the first country in Europe to introduce a network of "finger vein ID" cash machines.


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Research Shows Smartphone Sensors Leave Trackable Fingerprints

Three  researchers have demonstrated that the accelerometers used in mobile devices possess unique trackable fingerprints.


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Florida Senate Approves Bill Banning Biometrics in Schools

A proposal seeking to prevent school systems from collecting students' biometric data has won the support of the Florida Senate.


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AG Holder Wants Gun Owners to Wear Tracking Bracelets

Attorney General Eric Holder said that gun tracking bracelets are something the Justice Department (DOJ) wants to "explore" as part of its gun control efforts.


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Fingerprints Required of Architects and Engineers in Texas

Architects and Engineers in Texas are now required to be fingerprinted each year under a new law that went into effect on Jan. 1.


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Biometric Smartphones to be Mainstream this Year

Biometric smartphones are expected to become mainstream this year as leading handset makers follow the lead of Apple into fingerprint recognition technology.


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Unisys Security Experts Predict 2014 Will Be 'The Year of Encryption'

Security experts at Unisys Corporation predict that the coming year will usher in broad-based adoption of encryption as enterprises respond to recent disclosures that unencrypted data traffic inside enterprises is vulnerable to detection from outsiders.


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Study Finds Consumers Okay with Biometrics

A new study from PayPal finds that a majority of Americans are comfortable with the idea of using their biometric information instead of the passwords that are currently the norm.


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ASIS 2013 Product Preview

ASIS International 59th Annual Seminar and Exhibits, September 24-27 in Chicago, Illinois, will include an exhibit hall packed with innovative security solutions. Here are some of the products that will be shown at ASIS this year.

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Virtualization and Data Center Security: What You Need to Know for 2014

Data centers are increasingly becoming the center of the enterprise, and data center and cyber security is following the same path for security departments. According to Justin Flynn, a consultant at the Burwood Group, the virtualization of data centers allows enterprises to scale more easily and faster, with a smaller footprint.

However, hosting enterprise data in the cloud can make intrusion detection more difficult – how can enterprise security leaders team up with other departments to keep aware of cyber risks and traffic, and physical and data compliance during the virtual transition? How can CISOs and CSOs discuss cyber threats with the C-Suite to get the resources they need? And how can the proper infrastructure test and verify possible malicious attacks? 

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2015 January

In the January 2015 issue of Security, learn how PTZ and fixed dome cameras do dual duty in video production and surveillance applications, improve security on college campuses, and how to better cope with harsh environments in surveillance. 

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Tougher Cybersecurity Legislation

On January 20, President Barack Obama called for tougher cybersecurity legislation in his 2015 State of the Union address. Which of the following points do you feel is most needed today?
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