A company wants to implement biometric access to its data center. The company is concerned with people being able to circumvent the system by being falsely accepted as legitimate users. What type of error is false acceptance?
- Type I
- false rejection
Explanation: There are two types of errors that biometrics can have: false acceptance and false rejection. False acceptance is a Type II error. The two types can intersect at a point called the crossover error rate.
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