Stolen fingerprints could spell the end of biometric security – here’s how to save it

Chaminda Hewage, Cardiff Metropolitan University The biggest known biometric data breach to date was reported recently when researchers managed to access a 23-gigabyte database of more than 27.8m records including fingerprint and facial recognition data. The researchers, working with cyber-security firm VPNMentor, said that they had been able to access the Biostar 2 biometrics lock… Continue reading Stolen fingerprints could spell the end of biometric security – here’s how to save it