by Andrew Winthorp
As companies face increasing challenges to manage tangible and intangible assets, security protocols are of considerable importance. This is no more so than in the case of digital information flow. Whilst password access is the traditional means of restricting access, some organizations have fallen foul to vicious attacks perpetrated by cyber criminals who use a combination of sophisticated hacking, phishing and key logging techniques to comprise organizational systems. Biometric software is gaining popularity as a solution to safeguard systems to a higher degree than standard data access.