Gil Mermelstein on using fingerprint authentication to protect financial data

How can you protect your financial data from crooks? See what West Monroe Partners’ Gil Mermelstein had to say about fingerprint authentication...

Fingerprint authentication has become the go-to technology for Apple and Samsung devices. But there are a host of other biometrics -- from eyeball scans to voice and facial recognition -- that are competing to become the dominant security method in the financial-services industry.

“It’s premature to declare fingerprints the winner,” said Gil Mermelstein, a managing director with technology-focused consulting firm West Monroe Partners.

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