Researchers crack biometric security with Play-Doh

Wednesday, 14 December 2005, 12:23 AM EST

"We have been saying for a long time that fingerprint readers can be compromised by someone lifting live prints and creating false fingers," said Avivah Litan, a Gartner analyst specializing in security technologies.

At CIO Today.

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