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M2SYS Desktop Biometric Suite

M2SYS Desktop Biometric Suite
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Oct, 2014

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M2SYS Desktop Biometrics Suite

 

Rather than seeking more and weirder USB gadgets, why not enlist those ports to do something useful-like help protect your PC's security? Sure, most of the time PC security involves software-suites, spyware scanners, spam filters, and so on. Sometimes,...

Swipe-style fingerprint scanner reads prints below the surface so dirt and smudges won't interfere. Replaces username/password with fingerprint at Windows log-on. Can require fingerprint to return from screensaver

Application lock easily defeated in testing. Locked documents readily obtained from temp files using data-recovery software. Password management utility not useful for Web-based passwords

The swipe-style fingerprint scanner works well, and using fingerprints for Windows log-on will increase your security. Fingerprint security on return from the screensaver is good, too.

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Features/Benefits: Secure Windows Login: System users no longer must remember a username and password. Simply swipe your finger on the M2-S1 fingerprint reader and you are automatically logged in to the operating system. Password Management: Passwords used to activate applications or for members only web pages can be replaced using fingerprint authentication. It is not necessary to remember multiple and often unique user IDs and passwords to gain entry to secured information. This feature also ensures that only you access the application and WEB pages requiring user IDs and passwords. File Encryption, Decryption, and Application Lock: File encryption prevents accidental or corrupt information leakage. This feature is designed for secure file management by specifying users by forcing fingerprint authentication for file decryption. The activation of applications can also be controlled by fingerprint authentication. The FingerGuard system administrator ensures the management and activation control of important applications by users. Screen Saver Lock: Fingerprint authentication is to unlock the screen saver. This combination provides two factor security access to your desktop after your computer has remained idle for a defined period of time. Package Includes: Brand New M2-S1TM Fingerprint Reader and Software