Crime of the future, biometric spoofing?

Watch where you leave your fingerprints soon they could be the target of thieves looking to break into your bank account.

Although biometric security systems using fingerprints, iris scans and facial recognition are only just now entering the mainstream, they are likely to be common within a few years.

And as soon as biometrics begin to be used to protect bank accounts or benefit systems, crooks will start looking at ways of breaking into them, according to Bori Toth, biometric research and advisory lead at Deloitte & Touche. Crime of the future - biometric spoofing? - Financial Services - Breaking Business and Technology News at

Linked by shanmuga Thursday, 20th July 2006 11:11PM