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Old Nov 13th 2017, 10:54 pm   #1
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Face ID, the facial biometric unlocking technology included in Apple’s recently launched iPhone X, can be bypassed using a mask, security researchers have discovered.

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Face ID, the facial biometric unlocking technology included in Apple’s recently launched iPhone X, can be bypassed using a mask, security researchers have discovered.

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Will be interesting to see if this claim withstands close scrutiny.
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Old Nov 14th 2017, 4:08 pm   #3
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The money and effort required to do that surely doesn't make it worth the time does it? You'd be better off just grabbing the phone and pointing it at the owner's face.
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But the Russians could make a mask and use it to check Trumps emails from his phone. It's more of a problem from a privacy perspective, you could check your spouse's phone without anyone else knowing.
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But the Russians could make a mask and use it to check Trumps emails from his phone. It's more of a problem from a privacy perspective, you could check your spouse's phone without anyone else knowing.
Or....your spouse could check your's - is that what is worrying you?
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Or....your spouse could check your's - is that what is worrying you?
I would never buy a device named after a fruit that contains grubs.
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