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 The Biometrics Myth

Help Net Security tells us about the The Biometrics Myth.

"Once registered with the system, the prints become a series of binary digits, just like everything else on the computer. There is nothing to prevent a hacker recording the ‘fingerprint’ as it goes up and down the wire."

 (Submitted by Noel Wed Jan 21, 2004 )

  


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