Hackers Bypass Apple's Touch ID With Lifted Fingerprint

wochit technology
September 22, 2013 AT 12:15 PM
Fingerprint scanners have always been vulnerable to hackers who are willing to go the extra mile to bypass them. Germany's Chaos Computer Club (CCC) announced, it has managed to bypass TouchID by creating a fake finger that uses lifted prints to fool the scanner into believing it's dealing with its rightful owner.