International Journal of Information Engineering and Electronic Business(IJIEEB)

ISSN: 2074-9023 (Print), ISSN: 2074-9031 (Online)

Published By: MECS Press

IJIEEB Vol.4, No.1, Feb. 2012

Efficient Implementation of Electronic Passport Scheme Using Cryptographic Security Along With Multiple Biometrics

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E-Passport,Biometrics,Cryptographic,Face,Fingerprint,Palm print and Iris


Electronic passports have known a wide and fast deployment all around the world since the International Civil Aviation Organization the world has adopted standards whereby passports can store biometric identifiers. The use of biometrics for identification has the potential to make the lives easier, and the world people live in a safer place. The purpose of biometric passports is to prevent the illegal entry of traveler into a specific country and limit the use of counterfeit documents by more accurate identification of an individual. The paper analyses the face, fingerprint, palm print and iris biometric e-passport design. The paper also provides a cryptographic security analysis of the e-passport using face fingerprint, palm print and iris biometric that are intended to provide improved security in protecting biometric information of the e-passport bearer.

Cite This Paper

V.K. NARENDIRA KUMAR,B. SRINIVASAN,P.NARENDRAN,"Efficient Implementation of Electronic Passport Scheme Using Cryptographic Security Along With Multiple Biometrics", IJIEEB, vol.4, no.1, pp.18-24, 2012.


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