Morpho in talks to put biometric ID in consumer products

Wednesday 9 April 2014 | 07:45 CET | News
French IT security company Morpho plans to expand from enterprise and government work into the consumer market, parent company Safran's CEO, Jean-Paul Herteman, told Les Echos. Safran has been discussing a major partnership with an IT or consumer electronics group such as Apple, Amazon or Samsung to co-develop a biometric ID system to be used in the latter's products. Morpho does not envisage any exchange of money at the outset, but discussions are well underway and could lead to an announcement this summer, Les Echos learned. Morpho works on face, iris and fingerprint recognition

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