Date Added: Sep 2011
Biometrics based authentication is a potential candidate to replace password-based authentication. Among all the biometrics, fingerprint based identification is one of the most mature and proven technique. At the time of transaction fingerprint image is acquired at the ATM terminal using high resolution fingerprint scanner. Security measures at banks can play a critical, contributory role in preventing attacks on customers. These measures are of paramount importance when considering vulnerabilities and causation in civil litigation. Banks must meet certain standards in order to ensure a safe and secure banking environment for their customers.