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Faking Face Recognition

December 3, 2008 Leave a comment

This week CNET news reported on some interesting, new ways of bypassing facial recognition technology built into newer laptops. The reporter (Dong Ngo) published an interesting article which shows an easy way of bypassing the software from companies such as Lenovo, Toshiba and Asus that are shipped on popular laptops. By using a slightly modified picture of the correct recipient, one can easily fool the software. Read more…