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iPhone 5S Touch ID hacked by fake fingerprints

Hackers claim to have beaten Apple's Touch ID fingerprint security already, using movie-style fake fingerprints to break into the iPhone 5S.

By Sep. 23, 2013

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New iPhones add color, read fingerprints

Apple introduces the iPhone 5S, which can be unlocked with a fingerprint, and the cheaper, plastic iPhone 5C. CNET's Bridget Carey breaks down what you need to know about the new devices.

By Sep. 10, 2013

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New iPhones add color, read fingerprints

Apple introduces the iPhone 5S, which can be unlocked with a fingerprint, and the cheaper, plastic iPhone 5C. CNET's Bridget Carey breaks down what you need to know about the new devices.

By Sep. 10, 2013

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Next iPhone could read your fingerprints

Code hidden in iOS 7 opens a door to iPhone fingerprint scanning, Netflix will soon roll out user profiles, and not everyone is happy with Google's changes to Zagat.

By Jul. 30, 2013

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Next iPhone could read your fingerprints

Code hidden in iOS 7 opens a door to iPhone fingerprint scanning, Netflix will soon roll out user profiles, and not everyone is happy with Google's changes to Zagat.

By Jul. 30, 2013

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Your Web browsing history is totally unique, like fingerprints

French researchers who did some sanctioned browser sniffing find the majority of Internet users have unique browsing histories that make them identifiable.

By Aug. 1, 2012

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New device detects drugs from fingerprints

A handheld unit designed for police and security agencies uses nanoparticles to search for indications of illicit partying.

By Jul. 26, 2011

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Police researchers lift fingerprints from fabric

Researchers are using evaporated metals to lift fingerprints and hand impressions from fabrics like nylon.

By Feb. 1, 2011

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Scientists 'unwarp' distorted fingerprints in seconds

Tech developed at the University of Warwick sees through partial, distorted, scratched, and even smudged fingerprints, scoring top marks in the toughest tests.

By Oct. 26, 2009

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Fingerprints--an open sesame for PDAs?

At the RSA security conference in San Francisco, CNET's Brian Cooley casts an eye over Hewlett-Packard's new built-in biometric scanning technology, designed to replace passwords in PDAs and tablet PCs.

Nov. 1, 2007