Technology: Biometric recognition

@article{Jain2007TechnologyBR,
  title={Technology: Biometric recognition},
  author={Anil K. Jain},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2007},
  volume={449},
  pages={38-40}
}
Yes, because unlike conventional recognition techniques such as passwords or ID cards, which are based on 'what you know' or 'what you have' , biometric recognition is based on 'who you are': anatomical features such as face, fingerprint or iris, or behavioural traits such as signature or gait. This makes biometric technologies much more difficult to abuse… CONTINUE READING