Something you do. The technology that West Point is working on, behaviour-based biometrics.

According to DARPA the first phase of the active authentication program will focus on biometrics that can be captured through existing technology, such as analyzing how the user handles a mouse or how they craft the language in an email or document.


The technology, described as ‘a next generation biometric capability’, is being developed as part the active authentication programme run by DARPA (the Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency).

Credits: Naked Security, Sophos


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