Kensington Computer Security Solutions has released a USB fingerprint scanner security device for Windows PCs. Basically, this is a small device that adds fingerprint scanner protection to your computer, as well as password management through VeriMark software. And now the Professionals’ Choice, announced that its the Kensington VeriMark Fingerprint Key received Product Innovation of the Year award from the North American Office Products Awards (NAOPA) 2017.
The size of this security Fingerprint key is similar to any wireless mouse USBs, it is combining superior biometric performance and 360-degree readability with anti-spoofing protection, the VeriMark Fingerprint Key provides universal 2nd-factor authentication security to protect your data from cyber thieves. Kensingon fingerprint scanner works with Windows Account Login and is compatible with Windows 7, 8.1 as well as 10, including Windows Hello.
In addition to the ability to use the fingerprint to unlock the device, it also comes with software that helps you manage passwords of websites, online services which allow you to access these services with just one touch. It also supports two factor authentication, the Fast IDentity Online (FIDO) universal 2nd-factor authentication (U2F) certification ensures seamless interoperability and meets security key login requirements for cloud-based service and software providers, including Google, Dropbox, GitHub and Facebook.