Traditional Vs. Biometrics

Passwords



 

Biometrics



  • Passwords can be lost
  • Passwords can be forgotten
  • Passwords can be duplicated
  • Passwords can be stolen
  • Passwords can be guessed
  • Passwords can be broken
  • You are the key
  • You have absolute control
  • Biometric measures can't be lost
  • Biometric measures can't be forgotten
  • Biometric measures are unique
  • Your body has many biometric "keys"

Biometrics can be stored on Smartcards and provide redundant identification capabilities.