London, UK - 6 January 2004, 16:00 GMT - Post the implementation of
new rules for entry at US airports and seaports that require facial and fingerprint
scans, a number of countries and corporations have expressed interest in the
reliability of biometric security technology. The US Visitor and Immigrant
Status Indicator Technology (US-VISIT) initiative leaves several questions
unanswered in regard to preventing extremism and criminal syndicate activity.