Technical Reports

The report FIMU-RS-2000-08

Biometric Authentication Systems

by Zdeněk Říha, Václav Matyáš, November 2000, 44 pages.

FIMU-RS-2000-08. Available as Postscript, PDF.

Abstract:

Biometrics is the name of a security hype these days. Although biometrics are not completely new, they are becoming more and more popular nowadays. The first part of the technical report explains the principle of biometric systems and describes various biometric techniques. In the second part security issues of biometric systems are discussed.

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