Superuser functionality biometric technology

Due to the explosive growth of cybercrime, the need for higher levels of security will increase enormously in the coming years, especially biometric security solutions based on vein pattern recognition.* Ironically, their implementation may actually create new security problems. For Recogtech, this is reason to release the superuser functionality of its biometric security solutions. In other words, the customer alone has access to this functionality or can grant access to third parties.

Many security products today are IP-based. This often forces IT managers to make adjustments to their network architecture to make security products work properly. They also allow non-company processes onto the network without being able to control them. Many security products, like all sorts of external technology, are black boxes. They can inadvertently and unintentionally open a backdoor into the network.

Root access for superuser

Recogtech is putting an end to that black box situation by taking responsibility and giving the superuser root access to its biometric technology. This allows this superuser to configure our technology how they want it. Think of changing the IP addresses used for communication or installing an additional security layer. In short: complete control for IT management.

Security by design

Recogtech is convinced that this way of working is becoming the future. Phishing, being hacked, identity fraud, ransomware: every organisation faces this form of cybercrime. From an IT governance perspective, we are moving towards “Security by Design”.

*The global market size of biometric security products based on vein pattern recognition is expected to reach USD 1.15 billion by 2025. (Source: Business Insider)

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