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FBI's Facial Recognition Program: Better Security Through Biometrics
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9/17/2012 | 12:49:47 AM
re: FBI's Facial Recognition Program: Better Security Through Biometrics
I understand that fingerprints are 99% accurate, and I am sure that is good enough for most individuals, but what if you fall under the 1% that is inaccurate? I think biometrics is the next phase in information security, and will be implemented and unique to the user for advanced security. It is good that they are not going to be pushing the privacy limits by using data firm social sites. I cannot believe that credit cards companies have not been working on this prior as to address the billion dollar fraud market that they deal with on a daily basis and costs millions of dollars every year. I am looking forward to reading more about the NGI program!

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