Iris recognition Current Affairs, GK & News
Maharashtra has become the India’s first state to adopt a digital fingerprint and iris scanning system – Automated Multi-modal Biometric Identification System (AMBIS) – to aid police investigations. This system will soon be replicated by other state police forces across the country. An AMBIS unit consists of a computer terminal, a camera, and iris, fingerprint, ..
Topics: Access control • AFIS • Automated fingerprint identification • Automated Fingerprint Identification System • Biometrics • Biometrics use by the South African government • Fingerprint • Iris recognition • Recognition • Security engineering • Surveillance
Axis Bank becomes India’s first bank to introduce iris authentication for Aadhaar-based transactions through micro ATMs
Axis Bank has become the India’s first bank to introduce Iris Scan Authentication feature for Aadhaar-based transactions through its micro ATM tablets. As per study conducted by the International Centre for Biometric Research (ICBR), Iris scan technology is completely contactless and provides up to 98.2% authentication success rate and offers an edge over other prevalent ..
Topics: Aadhaar • Access control • Authentication • Automated teller machine • Biometrics • Countries applying biometrics • Cryptography • Eye • Identification • Iris recognition • Security engineering • University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory
To end the conflict b/w the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) and National Population Register, a Cabinet Committee has worked out a halfway house which will lead in the Biometric Data of all residents of India being captured by June 2013. Permission and additional finances of 5,791 crore have been granted to UIDAI to ..
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