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biometrics       LUcat Search catalogue MMS 9839609319102711

Scope note
Biometrics refers to the study of measurable biological characteristics. In computer security, biometric technologies are defined as automated methods of identifying or authenticating the identity of a living person based on his or her physiological (e.g., fingerprint, hand, ear, face, eye iris/retina) or behavioral (e.g., signature, voice, keystroke) characteristic (Source: https://www.igi-global.com/chapter/building-management-trust-networked-information/13605)

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biometry
fingerprinting

Related terms
computer science

Subject category
21.07.01 COMPUTER SCIENCE AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Indexing history
Added 2020.



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