Threats to information security are proliferating rapidly, placing demanding requirements on protecting tangible and intangible business and individual assets. Biometrics can improve security by replacing or complementing traditional security technologies. This tutorial discusses the strengths and weaknesses of biometrics and traditional security approaches, current and future applications of biometrics, performance evaluation measures of biometric systems, and privacy issues surrounding the new technology.
Boukhonine, Serguei; Krotov, Vlad; and Rupert, Barry
"Future Security Approaches and Biometrics,"
Communications of the Association for Information Systems:
Vol. 16, Article 48.
Available at: http://aisel.aisnet.org/cais/vol16/iss1/48