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Researcher finds flaw in Samsung fingerprint check

BERLIN – A Berlin-based researcher says he has managed to fool the fingerprint-based security system on Samsung’s new Galaxy S5 smartphone using wood glue and a picture of the original print. 117 more words


Samsung's Galaxy S5 fingerprint scanner hacked, PayPal accounts at risk

“As noted by German-language security blog H Security, SRLabs has posted video evidence that the fingerprint scanner on Samsung’s Galaxy S5 can easily be spoofed using a lifted print,” Zach Epstein reports for BGR. 314 more words


Biometric Banking

Considered a world’s first proof of concept, Westpac New Zealand has completed their testing to allow finger print scanning to access their mobile banking app. 85 more words

Apple's iPhone 5s Touch ID vs. Samsung’s Galaxy S5 fingerprint scanner (with video)

iCrackUriDevice‘s Tanner Marsh has compared Samsung’s Galaxy S5 fingerprint scanner with Apple’s iPhone 5s Touch ID.

“According to Marsh’s review, both devices feature simple fingerprint enrollment processes. 282 more words


Samsung hasn’t officially launched its next-gen smartphone, the Galaxy S5, just yet but the comparisons to Apple’s latest model are already starting. The S5 features a fingerprint-reader much like the iPhone’s, so YouTube user iCrackUriDevice put both phones head-to-head to determine which device sported the superior scanner. 139 more words


Samsung Galaxy S5 Now Available for Pre-order

S5 will also have a fingerprint scanner and black-and-white ultra-low power saving mode. It also has IP67 water…Read more


5 methods that will replace passwords

It’s really very hectic to remember several Ids and passwords of websites or portal to login to their respective accounts. In this technology era, the effort of typing or remembering those multiple numbers, alphabets, capslock details and special characters will be eliminated very soon. 282 more words

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