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As mobile wallets and other high-tech payment mechanisms proliferate, they bring with them more options for security. Companies are increasingly looking for ways to use devices' built-in cameras to urge consumers to take self-portraits for authentication.
MasterCard, First Tech FCU
MasterCard and First Tech Federal Credit Union are using selfies to improve e-commerce security. The companies anticipate a rise in e-commerce fraud after EMV-chip security comes to the point of sale, and their "Selfie Pay" project may provide similar defenses for the Web.