Who’s on your team? To celebrate the opening of our new hall of fame, we’re asking fans to name the 11 most important players in our soccer history. Make the call and enter for a chance to win hundreds of daily prizes, including a trip to 2018 Induction Weekend in Frisco, TX.

NEC to Provide Facial Recognition for National Soccer Hall of Fame (Videos)

The National Soccer Hall of Fame and NEC Corporation of America (NEC) are providing a unique, facial recognition-enabled guest experience for visitors to the Hall of Fame which is scheduled to...
For the 20th consecutive year, Lenel®, a leading provider in advanced security systems, will provide its OnGuard® access control platform. Players, coaches, officials, staff and vendors are all enrolled in the system and receive a photo identification badge providing access to predetermined areas. The system is integrated with the Axis surveillance cameras so when someone presents a badge at one of the access card readers, live video and the cardholder’s photo are displayed on a nearby monitor, allowing a guard to authenticate the identification.

Enhancing Security at the 2018 Little League World Series (Multi-Video)

Each summer, teams from around the world gather in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania, for one of baseball’s great classics – the annual Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS). For the 20th consecutive year,...

IrisAccess iCAM7000 Competes in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Multi-Video)

Iris ID, pioneers of iris recognition technologies for more than 20 years, is pleased to announce the IrisAccess® 7000 series has been nominated to compete in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards...
STRmix™ is a forensic software used by trained, experienced DNA experts to allow DNA profiles to be matched directly against a database.

SFPD Approve STRmix to Resolve Mixed DNA Profiles (Multi-Video)

Following approval for use by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department and Washington State Patrol, STRmix™ – the sophisticated forensic software used to resolve mixed DNA profiles previously thought to be...

Lenel OnGuard Competes in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards

Lenel, a global leader in advanced security systems, is pleased to announce the OnGuard 7.4 security management platform has been nominated to compete in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program. OnGuard Version 7.4...
NCCoE, together with several technology vendors, have developed cybersecurity guidance that demonstrates how federal agencies can use standards-based, commercially available cybersecurity technologies to establish multi-factor authentication that meets today's PIV standards for information systems and websites accessed by mobile devices that lack PIV Card readers. (Courtesy of HID Global, 2017 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Integrated Security Management Solutions.)

NIST Releases New Cybersecurity Practice Guide for Mobile Devices

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is excited to announce the latest draft of Special Publication 1800-12: Derived Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Credentials in now available. This latest draft incorporates comments on...
Unlike traditional biometric authentication technology, Hitachi's public type biometric authentication infrastructure (PBI) does not need to preserve biological information itself such as finger vein and can complete authentication using public key converted to data difficult to decode.

Hitachi Links Finger Vein to Blockchain for Retail Payments

Hitachi and KDDI Corporation are trialling a new blockchain system which enables payments to made using a finger vein scanner, with data stored on the purpose-built blockchain. In this experiment, KDDI and two...
The new benchmark for intelligent video management systems (VMS) Symphony is a software platform that allows you to control your entire video surveillance system from one central location. Connect and configure cameras, monitor open spaces, implement video analytics, or use centralized cloud management tools for multi-site management.

Senstar Symphony Receives Lenel Factory Certification (See Video)

Senstar Corporation, a competitor in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program, announced that Senstar Symphony (formerly Aimetis Symphony) has received Lenel factory certification and joined the Lenel OpenAccess Alliance Program (OAAP). Senstar Symphony interfaces with the...
Forgot your license? No problem now that Louisiana leads nation with this new app. Envoc, through a partnership with the State of Louisiana, is the developer behind this innovative technology.

Louisiana Launches First Digital Driver’s License: LA Wallet (Video)

Creating and legally enforcing a digital driver's license is a challenge no state has been able to overcome, until now. Gov. John Bel Edwards has announced that Louisiana’s new digital driver’s license...
An increasing number of criminals in Massachusetts are taking action to damage their fingers to order to conceal their identities from law enforcement.

Erasing the Evidence: Massachusetts Sees Spike in Fingerprint Alterations

By Hillary Chabot, The Boston Herald and GOPUSA The number of criminals trying to hide their identities by burning, hacking and mutilating their fingerprints is skyrocketing in the Bay State — and...