authentication system

authentication system

The combination of authentication server and authenticator, which may be separate devices or both reside in the same unit such as an access point or network access server. The authentication server contains a database of user names, passwords and policies, and the authenticator physically allows or blocks access. See 802.1X.
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Presently, Hitachi's finger vein authentication system business generates sales of several billions of yen, including related systems.
The new version features improvements in ease-of-use and functionality for users and systems administrators of the popular two-factor authentication system
Tokyo, Japan, Mar 28, 2006 - (JCN) - Hitachi announced on March 24 that San-In Godo Bank of Shimane Prefecture has adopted its proprietary finger vein authentication system and will offer the bank's customers a biometric service starting on May 15.
Tokyo, Japan, Aug 2, 2005 - (JCN Newswire) - Kai Corporation, a developer of authentication system technology, has acquired a basic patent for a new type of authentication system that utilizes the memory of users themselves.
Report Describes Ineffectiveness of Popular Authentication System Resulting From Failure to Adequately Address Human-Factors Issues
Tokyo, Japan, Mar 17, 2006 - (JCN) - Hitachi announced on March 16 that Fukuoka Bank has adopted its proprietary finger vein authentication system and will begin offering a biometrics service for customers on March 20.
ID Vault(R) Authentication System Based on Proven Smart Card Technology
Tokyo, Japan, Feb 10, 2006 - (JCN) - Hitachi announced on February 9 that Joyo Bank in Ibaragi has adopted its proprietary finger vein authentication system and will begin offering a biometrics service for customers on March 22.
Users of the Naka City Public Library will be given the choice of using an ID card with an embedded IC chip, or use of palm vein authentication system for identity verification.
AuthEngine provides application developers with complete control over the authentication system provisioning, enforcement, and workflow entirely within the custom application.
Tokyo, Japan, Nov 24, 2005 - (JCNN) - Hitachi announced on November 21 that the Juroku Bank in Gifu has adopted its proprietary finger vein authentication system and will begin offering a biometrics service for customers on December 26.

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