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Your Body Is Your Next Security Key

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Unlocking a system with a handprint.

Biometric scanning and AI advances mean security systems could use traits from your gait to your gaze to unlock your company’s building and systems

Credit: Senor Salme

Biometric scanning and AI advances could replace the need for badges to enter buildings and regular password resets to access websites.

Today, some medical offices use palm scanners to check in patients, while a face or fingerprint can unlock a smartphone.

Facial recognition, meanwhile, has become more common in airports, stadiums, and concert venues.

In the near future, security industry experts say, advances in AI and sensor technology will help organizations use multiple pieces of biometric data at once to enhance security.

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