Pay by using your fingerprint: growing interest in biometric payment systems

Interview with Marc Fliehe, Divisional Director of Information Security at Bitkom - Digitalverband Deutschland (Germany’s Digital Association)

01/10/2017

Foto: Marc Fliehe; Copyright: Bitkom

Marc Fliehe, Divisional Director of Information Security at Bitkom - Digitalverband Deutschland (Germany’s Digital Association); © Bitkom

Foto: Someone is pressing his thumb on an electonic device to pay for something; Copyright: panthermedia.net/Simplefoto

"In our opinion, biometric systems will be used for payment authentication in the foreseeable future."; © panthermedia.net/SimpleFoto

Foto: Smartphone with a fingerprint on it. Next to is are several credit cards; Copyright: panthermedia.net/chesky_w

Bei einigen modernen Smartphones kann man bereits im App-Store mit Fingerabdruck zahlen; © panthermedia.net/chesky_w