NexID COO Mark Cornett Interviewed by WWNY-TV

POTSDAM, NY – 11/20/13 – NexID Biometrics, a leading provider of spoof mitigation and liveness detection solutions for the biometric authentication industry, was recently highlighted during a WWNY-TV 7News/Fox28 news cast. Both NexID Biometrics chief operating officer Mark Cornett and software engineer Timothy Swyka were interviewed by Jon Friot. During the interview Mr. Swyka demonstrated his ability to “spoof” the Apple 5S iPhone with a fake fingerprint created at NexID’s Spoof Lab. Video of the interview can be viewed at (WWNY-TV Channel 7, Watertown, NY).

About NexID Biometrics

NexID Biometrics is a leading software and technology supplier to the biometric authentication industry. The company develops and licenses liveness detection / spoof mitigation software that enables fingerprint-scanning technologies to more accurately, and with greater confidence, authenticate scanned images by mitigating spoof-related risks. The company also provides testing and analysis of fingerprint scanning devices to identify existing vulnerabilities to known spoofing strategies. The company’s founders represent some of the world’s leading authorities on biometric spoof mitigation and liveness detection.


WWNY-TV is the CBS and Fox affiliate serving Northern New York and Southeast Ontario.