Department of Defense: Biometrics


Subject:
National Security , U.S. Military , Technology , Biometrics , Technical & Computer Aspects

Description:
Features information about the use of biometrics by the U.S. Department of Defense for national security purposes. "Biometrics can help provide these security requirements by basing identity on a physiological characteristic distinctive to an individual." The "Biometrics 101" section contains terminology, types of biometrics systems (such as fingerprint, hand, face, and voice), and other basic information. The site also features references, tutorials, links to news, and updates on the use of biometrics by the U.S. military.

Publisher:
United States Department of Defense (DoD)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.biometrics.dod.mil


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