How to securely manage fingerprint authentication on payment cards

In this 1-minute video, R&D Director, Fredrik Clementson explains how to securely manage fingerprint authentication on payment cards. Biometric payment cards are attracting banks and payment providers, the main incentive in addition to increasing user convenience … Continued

Biometric payment cards in focus – impressions from Money20/20 Europe

Last week, the largest Fintech event in Europe, Money20/20, was held in Amsterdam, with more than 5000 visitors and 1500 companies attending. Precise Biometrics was on site to discuss biometric payment cards and to catch up … Continued

New whitepaper explains the next big thing in biometrics

Biometric payment cards are promising to be the next big thing in biometrics. This year, we have seen several developments indicating that we are edging closer to the first commercial launch. Global payment giant VISA, for … Continued

Why all the buzz about biometric payment cards?

The emergence of biometric payment cards is creating a lot of buzz in the biometrics industry. Many of the major payment providers are involved in pilot projects. Visa and Mountain America Credit Union has started the … Continued

Secure Elements raise the bar for fingerprint security – Interview with Fredrik Sjöholm, Senior Sales Director, Embedded Market

How do you make payments really secure on a smartphone or an embedded system like a credit card? Precise Biometrics solution is to fit fingerprint authentication in a so called Embedded Secure Element, eSE. “This will … Continued

The challenge of small sensors and secure fingerprint solutions – Interview with Rutger Petersson, R&D Director

“The biggest and perhaps most exciting development for the company is the market trend towards smaller and smaller fingerprint sensors and tougher demands for biometric performance,” says Rutger Petersson, R&D Director at Precise Biometrics. He has … Continued

Smart cards the next major growth area for fingerprint technology

The annual report that we published today shows that Fingerprint technology is well on its way to become a de-facto standard for secure and convenient authentication of mobile devices. Pareto Securities Equity Research believes that the … Continued

Ahead in the embedded race: Interview with Senior Project Manager, Lena Strutz

“Our fingerprint algorithms have the ability to deliver fast and secure matching on limited platforms in combination with small sensors. This has made it possible for us to meet our customers’ demands on authentication for embedded products”