News & Reviews: fingerprint
Last Updated: Sep 18, 2020
Based on a report by wabetainfo.com, it seems that Facebook could be working on a new WhatsApp feature where the user will be required to scan their fingerprint in order to log in to WhatsApp Web. With that said, this means that WhatsApp web would not only be more secure, but it will also notify the user if an unauthorized login were to occur.
Last Updated: Aug 17, 2020
Based on a statement by androidauthority.com, it seems that Huawei could be working on a smartphone with an all-screen under-display fingerprint sensor, as well as a in-display selfie camera. While not much is known in regards to the exact tech specs and release date of the aforementioned smartphone, our source did mention that an all-display fingerprint sensor could potentially increase power consumption of the device.
Last Updated: Jun 01, 2020
You may or may not have come across this news, but apparently it is possible for hackers to obtain your fingerprints through high-quality photos. Since using the peace-sign is one of the most popular poses for taking photos, it is reported that hackers can enlarge the photo and scan your fingerprints off.