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Expert response to banks using fingerprint technology

An article published on the BBC news website reports that two banks are allowing their customers to access accounts on their smartphones using fingerprint recognition technology. The School of Computing’s Eerke Boiten responds to the use of this technology: ‘If users “must … Continue reading

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Fingerprint authentication: a security risk?

The new Apple iPhone 5s launched this week features fingerprint recognition sensors to unlock the phone and make purchases, but according to an expert in cyber security at the University of Kent the new fingerprint recognition could be subjecting users … Continue reading

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