Fingerprint security convenient, but not flawless BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S5 smartphone will be at least the third to have a fingerprint sensor for security but it's alone in letting you use that for general shopping, thanks to a partnership...
Feb 26 2014, 1:46am CST
iPhone 5S ID Can be Stolen Via a Fingerprint Spoof The chances of having your fingerprint identity stolen have increased ever since Apple came out with its latest iPhone. Fingerprint spoof can lead to ID theft according to German researchers. It is a new form of hacking which threatens users especially with regards to their personal information.
Oct 4 2013, 9:12am CDT
Apple’s Fingerprint Authentication is Against Fifth Amendment Apple’s new iPhone 5S fingerprint scanner has just come up against some laws that protect the rights of the individual (even if he or she is a criminal). Its fingerprint authentication makes a travesty of the 5th Amendment that is enshrined in the Constitution of the United States of America.
Sep 14 2013, 5:21am CDT
Apple's Touch ID System won’t Store Fingerprints Apple’s Touch ID System on its iPhone 5S won’t store real images of fingerprints at all. Moist, sweaty or have some lotion on finger can also damage the locking system. Furthermore, scarred fingerprints too are out of bounds. This new problem has just cropped up and needs to be resolved.
Sep 12 2013, 4:09am CDT
Passwords are Dead, Replaced by Fingerprint Scanners and More With hackers and other lowlife elements hiding among the wilderness that is the Internet, usernames and passwords have become old hat. The death of the password is the birth of the biometric code. Machines are made that use touch, voice and heartbeat security locks like new iPhone with fingerprint scanner.
Sep 11 2013, 8:10am CDT
iPhone 5S To Bring Fingerprint Scanners to All Consumer Electronics Fingerprint scanners on computers and smartphones are a not a new thing. First devices have been on the market a decade ago. Problem was that they did not work reliably. If Apple managed to develop a fingerprint scanner for the iPhone 5S that works every time than there will be a massive Fingerprint revolution in consumer electronics.
Sep 10 2013, 5:57am CDT
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