Issues & Publications

 

Inside the Hart of the DHS Office of Biometric Identity Management

https://www.biometricupdate.com/201809/inside-the-hart-of-the-dhs-office-of-biometric-identity-management

Northrop Grumman Wins $95 Million Award from Department of Homeland Security to Develop Next-Generation Biometric Identification Services System

https://news.northropgrumman.com/news/releases/northrop-grumman-wins-95-million-award-from-department-of-homeland-security-to-develop-next-generation-biometric-identification-services-system

The Government Probably Has More Photos of You Than of ISIL’s Leader

https://www.defenseone.com/technology/2014/06/The-government-has-more-photos-of-you-than-isil/86863/

U.S. planning to expand use of biometrics in immigration system

https://www.biometricupdate.com/201712/u-s-planning-to-expand-use-of-biometrics-in-immigration-system

TSA’s ‘Biometric Roadmap’ may need more funding under new law, former deputy administrator says

https://www.biometricupdate.com/201810/tsas-biometric-roadmap-may-need-more-funding-under-new-law-former-deputy-administrator-says

The TSA Has Released a Plan to Bring Facial Scanning to Every Airport

https://www.popularmechanics.com/technology/security/a23829027/tsa-facial-scanning-roadmap/

The CAC will continue as DOD’s principle authenticator for the foreseeable future

https://www.biometricupdate.com/201809/the-cac-will-continue-as-dods-principle-authenticator-for-the-foreseeable-future

What is IAM? Identity and access management explained

https://www.csoonline.com/article/2120384/what-is-iam-identity-and-access-management-explained.html

DHS seeks reach-back tech for fielded rapid DNA systems; ICAM on-the-fly

https://www.biometricupdate.com/201901/dhs-seeks-biometric-reach-back-tech-for-fielded-rapid-dna-systems-icam-on-the-fly

CIA appoints new CIO

https://fcw.com/articles/2016/03/16/cia-cio-lyngaas.aspx

U.S. DoD’s new Biometric System Integration Laboratory developing numerous new capabilities

https://www.biometricupdate.com/201803/u-s-dods-new-biometric-system-integration-laboratory-developing-numerous-new-capabilities

U.S. biometric entry/exit program moves on to Phase II

https://www.biometricupdate.com/201809/u-s-biometric-entry-exit-program-moves-on-to-phase-ii

CBP plans to expand biometric entry/exit program to include vehicles

https://www.biometricupdate.com/201806/cbp-plans-to-expand-biometric-entry-exit-program-to-include-vehicles