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A German hacker has found a way to fool Touch ID or similar security software into giving you access simply by using a photograph of the actual owner’s fingerprint.
Not long after Apple confirmed TouchID, the fingerprint scanner technology in the iPhone 5S, questions began to emerge about how the phone stores this fingerprint, where it is stored, and if storing such intimate data on a smartphone would be safe in the first place.
Computer hackers have announced plans to place their own communication satellites into orbit.
The German government is spying on computer users in its country with a trojan horse program without their consent, a German hacker group claims.
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