How Secured Are Biometric Templates

Introduction Biometric authentication systems offer a natural and reliable solution to the challenging problem of accurate user verification in a variety of identity management applications ranging from international border crossings to securing of information in databases. But this widespread deployment … Read More

8 Most Common Fingerprint Patterns

Most of us might have wondered how criminal investigation agencies identify murderers with the help of their fingerprints and what the process entails. To put it simply, they look at the patterns of fingerprints. These patterns are little ridges on … Read More

6 Ways to Improve Fingerprint Enrollment Process

Fingerprint Enrollment is the most critical process in any fingerprint software All future matching will happen against enrolled fingerprints. Hence it is very important that the enrollment template is of high quality. Many biometric projects fail because users are not being … Read More

Where Should You Store the Fingerprint Template?

During my initial interview with a client, I often ask lots of questions. We need to understand the complete requirements of a project in order to recommend the right tools needed for their Biometric Application. At the end of the … Read More

What is ISO/IEC 19794-2 fingerprint template standard?

ISO/IEC 19794-2 is an international fingerprint template standard standard that was created in order to achieve interoperability between different fingerprint recognition systems. In other words, it allows fingerprint templates generated by different vendors to be used in the same system for … Read More