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EyeLock and Diebold have teamed up on a new screen-less, self-service ATM concept that harnesses emerging technology to create a vision of what the future banking experience might look like. Citibank is testing the Diebold prototype in its innovation lab.

EyeLock LLC, a market leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions, and Diebold, Incorporated, a leading global provider self-service technology, software and services to financial, commercial, retail and other markets, have teamed up on a new screen-less, self-service ATM concept that harnesses emerging technology to create a vision of what the future banking experience might look like.

NEW YORK, Sept. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- EyeLock, LLC announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued a patent covering the utilization of a biometric reader to ensure the provenance of passengers at a transportation facility, such as a commercial airport. The issuance of this patent is timely, as demand for biometric authentication is growing rapidly with border control and transportation facilities looking to securely authenticate passenger identity and passengers seeking the ease and convenience of using biometrics to streamline traveling. 

NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- EyeLock LLC, a market leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions, today announced the following three key appointments as part of its plan to continue to strategically grow the Company in crucial markets and industry segments, and cement the Company's position as an industry leader:

EyeLock Inc., a market leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions and COMTEX, a leader in design and integration of electronic security solutions to a wide range of industries and governmental agencies in Brazil and Latin America, today announced a strategic partnership to bring EyeLock’s Iris Authentication Solutions to Brazil and Latin America.

EyeLock, Inc., a market leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions, today announced the market availability of nano NXT, the next generation of EyeLock’s revolutionary access control solutions.  With its sleek design, powerful capabilities, user-friendly operation, and affordability, the nano NXT is an access control solution for companies large and small. 

EyeLock, Inc., a market leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions, introduces enterprise myris, a USB-enabled iris identity authenticator providing the most convenient and secure way for companies large and small to authenticate and manage  employees’ digital identities.

As the first USB-powered accessible iris authentication product specifically engineered for enterprise use, enterprise myris enables the use of best practices for password protocols and mitigates vulnerabilities associated with the password breaches and security issues facing companies. 

Iris authentication leader adds expert in mobile human interface sensing to expand mobile offering across consumer and enterprise markets.

EyeLock, Inc., a market leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions, today announced it has appointed Steve Gerber to the new role of Senior Vice President of Mobile and Wearables. Gerber will be responsible for leading development of mobile platforms and wearable solutions for EyeLock's technologies. Gerber brings more than 25 years of success and innovation in the semiconductor industry to his role at EyeLock, with expertise in human interface sensing within the mobile market.

Iris authentication leader expands and strengthens executive management team with appointment of information warfare and cyber security veteran.

EyeLock, Inc., a market leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions, today announced that it has appointed Chris Ream to the new role of Chief Security Officer.   Ream will be responsible for overseeing physical and information security efforts for EyeLock.

In partnership with Oak Ridge National Laboratory, EyeLock’s technology showcases the future of automotive experiences

Detroit, Michigan, Jan. 13, 2015 – Technology Showcase, Hall E - EyeLock Inc., a market leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions, today announced it will showcase its EyeLock ID technology integrated in a 3D printed automobile designed and developed by the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) at the 2015 North America International Auto Show. EyeLock’s iris identity authentication technology is being used to validate the driver and authorize the start of the vehicle.

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- LVCC, South Hall, Booth 2100 -  EyeLock Inc., a market leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions and developer of first consumer accessible iris authentication device, myris, today announced it will showcase a pre-production laptop with EyeLock ID technology embedded at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show. Created in partnership with leading global original design manufacturer Wistron NeWeb Corporation (WNC) (TSE:6285), the laptop uses EyeLock's iris identity authentication technology to provide users seamless security for critical access points.

NEW YORK, Jan. 5, 2015/PRNewswire/ -- EyeLock Inc., a market leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions, today announced myris is the first and only iris identity authenticator that will support the recently launched FIDO 1.0 specifications. The FIDO Alliance, a global industry consortium including members such as Microsoft, Google, ARM, PayPal and Lenovo, is dedicated to delivering open standards for stronger, simpler authentication. EyeLock's myris has satisfied all requirements for FIDO Ready™ certification. myris, the first consumer accessible iris authentication product available at retail, incorporates FIDO Universal 2nd Factor (U2F) protocol.

"A recent Experian study found that the average user had 26 password-protected accounts," explained Anthony Antolino, EyeLock Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer. "To be able to work with the FIDO Alliance to protect customers with the most complex biometric authentication protocol on the planet, behind DNA, is why EyeLock got into this business in the first place. We are committed to providing the next generation of security solutions and propelling the entire industry into a new era of privacy and convenience."

myris is a handheld USB device that uses patented EyeLock ID technology to provide convenient and secure access to devices, apps and websites that are important in our everyday lives.  Authentication with myris is faster and more secure than any other commercially available biometric identifier.

FIDO standards will support a full range of authentication technologies, including biometrics, such as fingerprint and iris scanners, voice and facial recognition, as well as further enabling existing solutions and communications standards.

"We congratulate EyeLock for offering a secure, biometric solution to consumers that is FIDO U2F compliant," said Michael Barrett, president of the FIDO Alliance. "With the launch and broad scale adoption of these open standards by the industry, there is no doubt that a new era in convenient security solutions has arrived. We are starting to move users and providers alike beyond single-factor passwords to more secure, private, easy-to-use FIDO authentication."

FIDO open standards specifications are being designed to be extensible and to accommodate future innovation, as well as protect existing investments. FIDO specifications allow the interaction of technologies within an interoperable infrastructure, enabling authentication choice to meet the distinct needs of users and organizations.

About EyeLock

EyeLock, a leader in iris authentication, provides the highest level of security with EyeLock ID technology.  The company's proprietary, embeddable technology enables the convenient, secure authentication of individuals across physical and logical environments. EyeLock's software has been integrated across consumer and enterprise platforms, eliminating the need for PINs and passwords. No two irises are alike, and outside DNA - the iris is the most accurate human identifier. Corporations across the Fortune 500 recognize the level of security EyeLock provides due in part to its false accept rate, ease of use and scalability. As a sponsor member of the Fast IDentity Online Alliance (FIDO), a non-profit organization dedicated to creating a safer and more secure digital presence for consumers, EyeLock is dedicated to providing digital privacy and next generation security.