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August 31, 2010.  "Worries about US data on Iraqis", The Boston Globe, August 31, 2010.

May 3, 2010.  "BELIEVE in biometric Social Security Cards".  SecureIDNews.

March 30, 2010.  "New Biometrics Agency to Support National Security Strategy".  ExecutiveGov.

March 29, 2010.  "Ready for Your Biometric Social Security Card?"  Time Magazine.


August 7, 2009.  "TSA OKs Biometric Security For Flight Crews".  (CrewPASS).  Information Week Government.

August 7, 2009.  "Biometrics integral to modern combat".  Federal Computer Week.

August 6, 2009.  "Biometric requirement could make E-Verify worth billions".  Washington Technology.


November 11, 2008.  "Why veins cold replace fingerprints and retinas as most secure form of ID".  Times Online.

September 2, 2008.  "Fingerprint Analysis Techniques Could Be Used To Identify Bombmakers".

August 20, 2008.  "Homeland Security Explores Ambitious Plan to Collect More Personal Data From Foreign Travelers".  US News and World Report.

August 19, 2008.  "Is Biometrics Ready as a Security Solution for Enterprises?" Security.

August 11, 2008.  "Fully biometric airports becoming a reality".  CNN Business Traveller.

July 6, 2008.  "Post-9/11 Dragnet Turns Up Surprises".  Washington Post.

July 3, 2008.  "Federal identity programs boost biometrics market".  Government Executive.

June 9, 2008.  "Presidential Directive Orders Sharing of Biometric Data".  Secrecy News.

April 2, 2008.  "Biometric Hacking Tool Debuts".  PC World.

March 27, 2008.  "Fingerprint scans replace punch of time clocks".  USA Today Technology.

March 26, 2008.  "10 Prints Are Better Than 2, Homeland Security Says".  The New York Times.

March 25, 2008.  "DHS Begins Collecting 10 Fingerprints From International Visitors at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport".  PR News Wire.

March 19, 2008.  "Understanding anonymity and the need for biometrics".  The Industry Standard.

March 18, 2008.  "Schools embrace fingerprint scanning".

March 18, 2008.  "Business biometrics raises ID theft risk".  ITPro.

March 12, 2008.  "Panasonic iris readers found in Clear travel lanes".

March 12, 2008.  "Biometrics Shows Its Growing Body of Work".  IT Business Edge.


October 23, 2007.  "Next Step in Car Security: Finger Vein Recognition". Blog.

October 22, 2007.   "Biometrics run ahead of biometric policies".  GCN Insider.

September 23, 2007.  "Jumping the security line (or not)".  The New York Times.

September 21, 2007.  "$250 million question" Where'd foreigners go?"

September 20, 2007.  "Shelter eyes fingerprint scans, ID cards for homeless".  Canada National Post.

September 20, 2007.  "Hackers reveal day-to-day dangers".  BBC News.

September 19, 2007.  "Delays in vital security programs frustrate Democrats".  Government Executive.

September 19, 2007.  "Selling the security of biometrics".  Colorado Gazette.

September 18, 2007.  "Biometrics: It's All About You".  eSSL Biometric Secuwatch.

September 18, 2007.  "Common questions about Biometric Technology".  IRC Blog.

September 18, 2007.  "Expert: Biometric airport security will increase".  Holiday Lettings.

September 12, 2007.  "Biometrics is Emerging as the Fastest Growing Segment in the North American Electronic Access Control Market".  Business Wire.

September 11, 2007.  "Fujitsu Launches Palm Reading Security Mouse".  SlipperyBrick.

September 10, 2007.  "Cross Match Introduces Dual Iris Capture Solution".  Biometric News Portal.

September 7, 2007.  "Halifax port security to scan veins in hands".  CBC News.

September 4, 2007.  "Face Pass is latest security system for NEC laptops".

September 4, 2007.  "National Biometric Security Project Announces Expansion of Services; Restructures Organization".

August 31, 2007.  "Iraq Diary: Fallujah's Biometric Gates".  Danger Room - Wired Blogs.

August 28, 2007.  "Biometrics: Security Fad or Serious Tool?"  IT Security.

August 27, 2007.  "RFP checklist | Biometric Security.  Questions to consider before settling on a biometric solution".

August 27, 2007.  "The basics of biometrics".  Biometrics done right can improve security and make life easier for users.  RFP Essentials.

August 21, 2007.  "The Biometrics Boom".

August 17, 2007.  "Airport implements biometric ID system".  (Westchester County Airport, NY airport institutes new system).  Greenwich Time.

August 15, 2007.  "Biometric banking, waits in the wings while compliance show goes on".

August 15, 2007.  "New System Will Employ Vascular Technology to Identify Port Workers".  Biometric News Portal.

August 15, 2007.  "Never Get Locked Out of the House Again".  Jason's Random Thoughts.

August 14, 2007.  "Running biometric footware".  The Register.

August 14, 2007.  "New thumb drives include top security features".  SecureIDNews.

August 14, 2007.  "Day-Care Centers Look To Security".  Biometrics used to protect children.  Security Solutions.

August 12, 2007.  "Fingers point the way to digit-al revolution".  The Scotsman Publications, Ltd.

August 10, 2007.  "Scouts urged to scan fingerprints of child workers".  Lexus Nexis.

August 10, 2007.  "UK scientists working to help cut ID theft".  EurekAlert.

August 8, 2007.  "US-VISIT Opens Renovated Biometric Support Center".  Homeland Security Watch.

August 3, 2007.  "Biometric Border: Homeland Security eyes iris recognition".

August 3, 2007.  "Another Biometric: Vein Patterns".  Schneier on Security.

August 1, 2007.  "Microsoft Patent: Biometric Recognition Used To Personalize Ads".  Information Week.

August 1, 2007.  "Forget your PIN? Use your face".  Network World.

August 1, 2007.  "New Body Scanner Protects Travelers' Safety (and Their Dignity)".  Journal of Homeland Security.

July 31, 2007.  "Registered Traveler Benefits Not Seen at the Gate".  Biometric registration yet to have positive effect.  CQ Homeland Security.

July 30, 2007.  "Iris scanning technology developed for mobiles".  Pocket Picks.

July 27, 2007.  "Hitachi's reader and SDK for biometric vein identification now available".  Heise Security News.

July 25, 2007.  "The eyes have it".  Iris scanning speeds security process at British airports.  CNN Business Traveler.

July 25, 2007.  "Advice on the use of Biometric Data in schools".  Primary Teacher UK.

July 24, 2007.  "Reports Show Electronic Access Control, Biometric Sales to Grow".  Security Solutions.

July 24, 2007.  "Fujitsu PalmSecure(TM) Integrated Into Carolinas Healthcare System Patient Registration Program".

July 23, 2007.  "Hitachi goes global with vein recognition biometric".  Rueters - The Register.

July 23, 2007.  "Hitachi, JCB jointly developing biometric technology for cashless transactions".

July 23, 2007.  "British schools get learned about biometric dos and don'ts".  SecureIDNews.

July 13, 2007.  "U.S. is building database on Iraqis".  USA Today.

July 12, 2007.  "Identification effort crosses entire war zone".  USA Today.

July 3, 2007.  "USAF uses biometric database to secure entrances".  SecureIDNews.

June 29, 2007.  "Biometric data to be required upon exiting the United States".  SecureIDNews.

June 29, 2007.  "Oz airlines to collect fingerprints".

June 20, 2007.  "nCipher Completes Successful Airport Biometric Security Trials".  BusinessWire.

June 20, 2007.  "Baqubah's Biometric Squeeze".  Danger Room - Wired Blogs.

June 11, 2007.  "U.S. Arming, Fingerprinting Former Foes".  Danger Room -

June 6, 2007.  "Biometrics: Profiling the Future: Part Two".  Geoffrey M. Gluckman, American Chronicle.

June 5, 2007.  "Lockheed Martin Opens Biometrics Center".  Security Solutions.

June 4, 2007.  "DoD surges on biometrics".

May 31, 2007.  "Biometrics: Profiling the Future: Part One".  Geoffrey M. Gluckman, American Chronicle.

May 29, 2007.  "Backgrounder: A National ID Program for Iraq?"  The New York Times.

May 18, 2007.  "Increasing Interest In Biometrics".  Biometric Security News.

May 4, 2007.  "Government Drops Iris Scan".  (UK).  Biometric Security News.

May 4, 2007.  "US-VISIT Moves Out of Biometric Exit Pilot Phase".  Department of Homeland Security Press Release.

May 2, 2007.  "Security Sweep Turns Up Biometrics Failings?"  Aviation Week.

April 27, 2007.  "Tapping Saddam's Databases".  Danger Room -

March 2007.  "Faking Fingerprints and Eyeing Solutions".  By Sherry Harowitz, Security Management Online.

February 26, 2007.  "Gotcha!".  Northrop Grumman and biometrics for intelligence.  Aviation Week.

February 10, 2007.  "Cross Match Delivers Biometrics For "Snakes" In Iraq".  Symblogogy, Blogspot.

February 9, 2007.  "L-1 Identity Solutions joins Northrop Grumman team on automated biometric identification systems".  Military & Aerospace Electronics.

February 6, 2007.  "Fearful consumers cry out of biometric security".  Secure Computing Magazine.


October 28, 2006.  "Yarg Biometrics and Fujitsu Europe Partner to Develop a Pioneering Palm Vein-based Biometric ID Solution for Schools".  Fujitsu Press Release.

October 9, 2006.  "True Me: Who am I? Swipe My Finger".


December 12, 2004.  "Passports adding personal info chip".  Sun Journal.

August 16, 2004.  "Biometrics on the front line".


December 23, 2003.  "Airports to fingerprint foreign visitors".  USA Today Travel.

December 17, 2003.  "Army names director of Biometrics Fusion Center".  USA Today.

April 25, 2003.  "Security: Biometric Style".  By Tiffany L. Vogel, IFPO.


August 1, 2002.  "Biometric Security Barely Skin-Deep".  PC World.



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