NexID CEO Schuckers Interviewed on Federal News Radio

POTSDAM, NY – 11/12/13 – Dr. Stephanie Schuckers, CEO of NexID Biometrics, a leading provider of spoof mitigation and liveness detection solutions for the biometric authentication industry, was recently interviewed on the Federal News Radio program AFCEA Answers on the topic of Identity Assurance. Sponsored by AFCEA (Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association), the program discussed the ongoing cybersecurity challenge of identity assurance among online applications such as e-commerce and government security access. As its director, Dr. Schuckers also spoke to the role that CITeR (Center for Identification and Technology Research) plays in developing “next-generation” solutions for identity assurance. The interview can be listened to online or downloaded at—Identity-Assurance.

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.

About AFCEA Answers

AFCEA Answers ( is a bi-weekly radio show broadcast over the Federal News Radio network ( AFCEA Answers provides a forum to promote government and industry dialogue. In each episode, government and industry guests meet to address an issue and provide specific solutions thereto.