Thailand: ETDA releases draft amendments to standard recommendations on biometric technology and new draft recommendations on spoofing attacks
On August 25, 2023, the Electronic Transaction Development Agency (ETDA) announced that it had released for public consultation draft amendments to five standard recommendations on the use of biometric technology for electronic transactions, as well as draft recommendations for testing standards for detecting biometric spoofing attacks. In particular, the five standard recommendations cover the use of biometric technology, including facial recognition, fingerprint recognition, and iris pattern recognition, for identification and verification purposes, and the performance testing of biometric technology. Moreover, regarding the draft recommendations on spoofing attacks, the ETDA noted that the same is in line with revised international standards.
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