Are body measurements the next frontier in biometric ID? 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
More accurate than facial recognition, Adelaide researcher finds.
 
MasterCard adds fingerprint scanner to credit cards 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Biometric security to replace PIN.
 
iPhone 6 vulnerable to TouchID fingerprint hack 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
But researcher not worried about attacks.
 
LogMeIn acquires Meldium for $16m  
By Penny Wolf | Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Adds cloud SSO to IT management portfolio.
 
NSW Government builds identity management hub 
By Allie Coyne, Steven Kiernan | Aug 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Aims for single sign-on for all NSW Government staff.
 
Forensics experts mull a future without signatures 
By Andrew Colley | Jul 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Look to new means of proving fraud in a digital, mobile world.
 
Earning the right to innovate 
By Brett Winterford | Jul 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Breaking down the barriers to innovation is a long, but rewarding process, says Bank of Queensland Group CIO, Julie Bale.
 
CrimTrac to outsource IT management 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Says security of crime records, biometrics not a concern.
 
Qld to roll out ID scanner network for pubs and clubs 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Security still up in the air.
 
Could fingerprint scans replace Queensland’s Go Card? 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Smart card program expands to bike hire, taxis.
 
CrimTrac to tender for new biometrics system 
Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Moving beyond the fingerprint.
 
Telstra buys shares in two-factor authentication firm 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Boosts IT security portfolio.
 
Immigration Minister sees biometrics future for border protection 
By Paris Cowan | May 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Expanding capability during current period of calm.
 
Final suppliers compete for Customs e-gate deal 
By Paris Cowan | May 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Two-year trial of upgraded airport tech.
 
Expansion of mass FBI biometrics database raises concerns 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Facial recognition of innocent people.
 
Govt shifts ID verification system to Microsoft 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Signs $4.8 million deal with Oakton.
 
Israeli spies banned from biometric ID cards, passports 
 
Samsung launches fingerprint payments authentication 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Deal with PayPal steals march on Apple.
 
Video: Hacker implants large biometric device in his arm 
By Danielle Walker | Nov 5, 2013 | Comment Now 
Uploads body temperature to Android devices.
 
Biometrics fix foiled by make up 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 24, 2013 | Comment Now 
EU backers still pleased.
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