Unique thumbprint scanner in the Samsung Galaxy S10 easily deceived

Уникальный сканер отпечатка пальцев в Samsung Galaxy S10 легко обманули

During the presentation of the new line of the flagship smartphone Galaxy S10, Samsung has emphasized the unique properties of the new fingerprint scanner.

Than unique. The sensor is built into the screen is the world’s first ultrasonic fingerprint scanner. It performs a bulk read of prints. Therefore, the company notes that it will protect users from hacking their device.

However, in this case, it does not guarantee 100% safety. It is already proven enthusiasts – they lied to the sensor using the fingerprint created on a 3D printer.

How it happened. The user can make a picture of your fingerprint that he left on the glass. Then processed the photo in Photoshop, then created a model using 3ds Max, which allowed to transform the lines on the image in the 3D version.

With a 3D-ready image he was able to bypass the biometric identification system of the smartphone Samsung Galaxy S10 and unlock the device. As assured enthusiast, the entire preparation process takes about 3 minutes, after which you can start the process of 3D printing


  • Display
  • Diagonal: 6.1 inch
    Type: Dynamic AMOLED
    Resolution: 3040 x 1440 pixels
  • ProcessorExynos 9820
  • The video processorMali-G76 MP12
  • MemoryPrompt: 8 GB
    Built-in: 128 GB
  • CameraPrimary: 12 MP + 12 MP + 19 MP
    Front: 10 MP
  • Battery3400 mAh
  • Operating systemAndroid 9.0 (Pie)

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