Biometric Techniques for Cloud Computing: A Brief Overview
There are different means of providing security in cloud. Out of all these means, biometric
authentication is the most widely used technique. In this paper, biometric authentication using different
techniques is overviewed. These techniques include authentication using fingerprint, authentication using face
recognition, and authentication using iris recognition. This paper discusses these techniques and brings out the
merits and demerits of each one of the techniques for cloud computing applications.
Keywords - Security, Biometric, Cloud Computing, Face Recognition, Finger Printing.