The Paranoid World of London’s Super-Rich: DNA-Laced Security Mist and Superyacht Getaway Submarines
Oct 22, 2015
This piece examines London’s security-seeking billionaires and the technology that provides them a sense of safety. FST Biometrics Founder Major General Aharon Ze’evi Farkash is highlighted as a prior head of Israel’s Military Intelligence Directorate who runs a company that “merges facial, voice and behavioural recognition technology into an unhackable and secure keyless entry system for London’s newest fortress homes.”
Israeli Start-Ups Recruit Security Officials to Attract Customers
Oct 21, 2015
Calcalist discusses former Israel Defense Forces generals who have joined Israel’s high tech arena, especially in the security market. Among the generals highlighted are former Israeli Prime Minister and FST Biometrics Board Member Ehud Barak.
Israeli Tech Startups Tap Former Military Officers
Oct 21, 2015
The Wall Street Journal examines career Israeli military veterans joining start-ups with a focus on security. The article highlights FST21 Ltd. (FST Biometrics), “which uses facial, voice and behavioral recognition to authenticate identities” and quotes former Israeli Prime Minister and new FST Board Member Ehud Barak as well as FST Founder Major General Aharon Ze’evi Farkash.
Former IDF Chief of Staff Goes High Tech
Sep 7, 2015
The Times of Israel notes that former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak has joined the FST Biometrics Board of Directors earlier in 2015 as another example of an Israel Defense Forces leader embracing the high tech world.
From a Gaza Checkpoint to the Diamond Exchange, Biometric Start-Up Seeks to Ease Security Concerns
Jul 15, 2015
The Jerusalem Post discusses FST Biometrics’ innovative security developments, including the adoption of the company’s IMID technology by the Israel Diamond Exchange to facilitate seamless secure access. The article cites the inspiration of establishing FST Biometrics as coming from former head of the IDF Military Intelligence Directorate, Major General Aharon Zeevi Farkash, while screening Palestinians at a Gaza border crossing.
FST Biometrics’ Access Solutions Deployed by Israel Diamond Exchange
Jun 24, 2015
SourceSecurity covers FST Biometrics’ deployment of its award-winning IMID technology at the Israel Diamond Exchange’s new polishing house. FST was selected after completing a rigorous trial period, in which the company’s IMID Access system successfully passed all testing.