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What is a fingerprint is compromised

What is a fingerprint is compromised

Posted Nov 26, 2007 0:42 UTC (Mon) by aigarius (subscriber, #7329)
In reply to: What is a fingerprint is compromised by tetromino
Parent article: Fingerprint recognition using fprint

Even locally it is not a very good idea. Mythbusters have shown that you can fool even the top
security fingerprint scanners by simply scanning the finger, printing it out and sticking the
image to a real finger (for temperature/pulse sensors). It was shockingly trivial.


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