Samsung Galaxy S10 sensor reportedly duped by a 3D-printed fingerprint

CNET | 4/8/2019 | Shelby Brown
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There might be a risky loophole in the Samsung Galaxy S10's security.

The all-new ultrasonic fingerprint reader baked into the Samsung Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10 Plus is meant to be so secure that you can't fool it with a fake finger. A video posted to the image-sharing site Imgur claims to have done just that in under 15 minutes.

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Imgur user Darkshark said a 3D print of his own fingerprint fooled the Samsung Galaxy S10's ultrasonic fingerprint scanner and unlocked the device. Darkshark posted a video on Thursday showing off his findings.

"This brings up a lot of ethics questions and concerns. There's nothing stopping me from stealing your...
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