American journal of Engineering Research (AJER)
There is an urgent need for improving security in banking region. With the birth of the Automatic Teller Machines (ATM), banking became a lot easier though with its own troubles of insecurity. Due to tremendous increase in the number of criminals and their activities, the ATM has become insecure. ATM systems today use no more than an access card and PIN for identity verification. The recent progress in biometric identification techniques, including finger printing, retina scanning, and facial recognition has made a great efforts to rescue the unsafe situation at the ATM.