The BIG Technical Jargon Guide

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What is Biometric security?

Biometric security is a way of using biological or physical characteristics that can be used to identify individuals. The most familiar use of biometrics is facial recognition, fingerprint mapping and retina scanning. Given the accuracy of using biometric data, it's now regularly used in premium electronic devices like laptops and mobile phones. Biometric security reduces the need for passwords and adds a convenient level of additional security.

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