Biometrics Considered For National Identity Card : News Photo

Biometrics Considered For National Identity Card

SYDNEY, NSW - AUGUST 11: A fingerprint is scanned at Argus Soloutions August 11, 2005 in Sydney, Australia. The Australian Federal Government are considering including biometric data such as fingerprints, iris scans, or facial recognition on a national identity card in a bid to combat fraud, illegal immigration and terrorism. Details of individuals' biometrics would be stored on the card in an algorithmic code to prevent identity theft. (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)
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SYDNEY, NSW - AUGUST 11: A fingerprint is scanned at Argus Soloutions August 11, 2005 in Sydney, Australia. The Australian Federal Government are considering including biometric data such as fingerprints, iris scans, or facial recognition on a national identity card in a bid to combat fraud, illegal immigration and terrorism. Details of individuals' biometrics would be stored on the card in an algorithmic code to prevent identity theft. (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)
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August 11, 2005
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fingerprint is scanned at Argus Soloutions August 11 2005 in Sydney... News Photo 53351427Australia,Fingerprint,New South Wales,Science and Technology,SydneyPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2005 Getty ImagesSYDNEY, NSW - AUGUST 11: A fingerprint is scanned at Argus Soloutions August 11, 2005 in Sydney, Australia. The Australian Federal Government are considering including biometric data such as fingerprints, iris scans, or facial recognition on a national identity card in a bid to combat fraud, illegal immigration and terrorism. Details of individuals' biometrics would be stored on the card in an algorithmic code to prevent identity theft. (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)