biomterics

Are Biometrics Right for My Needs

Are Biometrics Right for My Needs

Common misconceptions related to the proper and cost-effective application of biometrics across heath care, financial institutions, and the public sector. Biometrics are functional and cost-effective tools when used to manage risk by linking the identity presented for a transaction to an identity previously registered. Biometrics are, however, less than ideal for cases in which a biometric collected at the transaction is compared (to find a match) with a massive biometric database of customers, patients, and even threat actors.