23 Sep '13, 10am

iPhone 5s Touch ID fingerprint scanner hacked?

OK, firstly let me say that this is not 100% confirmed. But it seems like the folks at Chaos Computer Club in Germany have successfully hacked the iPhone 5s Touch ID. Wow, that was fast. Seems real to me. According to the blog entry, the fingerprint of the enroled user is photographed with 2400 dpi resolution. The resulting image is then cleaned up, inverted and laser printed with 1200 dpi onto transparent sheet with a thick toner setting. Finally, pink latex milk or white woodglue is smeared into the pattern created by the toner onto the transparent sheet. After it cures, the thin latex sheet is lifted from the sheet, breathed on to make it a tiny bit moist and then placed onto the sensor to unlock the phone. This process has been used with minor refinements and variations against the vast majority of fingerprint sensors on the market. So don’t worry. It is not a simple p...

Full article: http://blog.dk.sg/2013/09/23/iphone-5s-touch-id-fingerpri...

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