29 Sep, 2014Exorcising the Biometric Boogeyman
Misinformation breeds monstrous tales of biometric technology
Unrealistic depictions on television of how biometric technology works had created misperceptions about the identification technologies. This misperception that it’s simple to create copies of biometric images – and worse that the actual images are stored and easily compromised – have led many to believe that biometrics as an identification technology is insecure and privacy invasive. Let’s set the record straight.