Russian ATM scans credit applicants to determine if they're lying

A new ATM for a Russian bank turns money machines into truth machines, using fingerprint recognition, 3-D face scans and voice analysis to determine whether customers are worthy of applying for credit cards.
The Russian bank Sberbank plans to install the ATMs in bank branches and locations like malls, the New York… » 6/11/11 1:30pm 6/11/11 1:30pm

Identity Theft Harder than Ever to Prevent

With so many companies leaking your personal information » 10/23/08 3:38pm 10/23/08 3:38pm, it's more and more likely that you'll get your identity stolen at some point. But a new report from the US government reports that law enforcement is lagging way behind on convictions for identity theft. In fact, say officials, convicting an identity thief is…