Reply to post: Scary stuff

Intel, Lenovo officially gone to the dogs – with FIDO fingerprint logins

Barry Rueger

Scary stuff

In the first place, I have to assume that someone will manage to beat the FIDO system within a year.

In the second place, right now you can refuse to give police or customs your passcode or encryption key, and about all they can do is jail you.

If your finger is your pass key it only takes a couple of burley cops to unlock your device.

Finally, what this really looks like is a fantastic tool for tracking individuals with no chance for anonymity.

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