The use of biometrics has revolutionized the security game, and there are lots of options available, but what are the safest types of biometrics technology you can use?
Cybersecurity is something that everyone should take seriously. Technology is pushing itself past the cutting edge every day, and the race to keep ourselves safe has kept pace stunningly. As it should. Most of our lives are lived online now. From socializing to banking, and from studying to service providing, everything happens on the information superhighway that is the internet.
Anyone who knows anything about the internet knows that it’s unsafe. Yet, everything from our phones to our televisions is connected to it. We need to protect our devices and by extension our privacy, identity and ourselves, from intruders.
Thankfully, there are ways. The use of biometrics has revolutionized the security game, and there are lots of options available, but what are the safest types of biometrics technology you can use? In this article, we’ll have a look at them all. First of all, what is biometrics?
What is Biometrics?
Biometrics refers to a type of digital security measure. It uses physical attributes that are unique to you – fingerprints, facial features, voice patterns – and uses them for identification instead of passwords and PIN numbers.
They are much more secure because these things are unique to you and, let’s face it, you’re far less likely to lose your pattern of speech than that pesky piece of pap ..