Excellent overview by Rich Mogull on the security of Apple’s new Touch
ID on the iPhone 5s. Summary: More secure than a pass code, but still
only as secure as any single factor authentication1.
If you think that’s not a big deal, you might want to consider that your fingerprint may not be protected under the fifth amendment.↩
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