CISSP Question of the Day – 6-13-2016

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Today’s CISSP question topic: Biometric Authentication

One important criteria in the selection of a biometric authentication system is how acceptable it will be to your work force (i.e. will they resist its use because they perceive it as physically intrusive). Of the following biometric authentication types, which is the most likely to be met with strong resistance from the average user?

  1. Iris Scan
  2. Hand Geometry
  3. Palm Scan
  4. Fingerprint Scan
  5. Retina Scan
  6. Voice Analysis
  7. Signature Dynamics



Check Your Answer


  1. Retina Scan

Supporting Links:

  1. http://www.biometric-solutions.com/


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