The surprising thing is that even relatively low resolution laser-printed photos of the user, taken with a near-IR (infrared) camera, could be used to fool the login screen, the firm claims, although this will require some manipulation.
In the advisory, the researchers noted that they were able to test the attack on both a Dell Latitude and a Surface Pro 4.
Windows 10Creators Updateis required (version 1703). We've seen that in the rise of fingerprint scanners and facial recognition software, such as Windows Hello and Face ID on the iPhone X. Just how foolproof are these biometric authentication methods, though? But now it's the turn of Windows Hello, Microsoft's facial recognition security feature, to be spoofed, albeit using an older version of the operating system. However, the attack was only successful on version 1703, the Creators Update rolled out in Spring 2017, and 1709, the Fall Creators Update now being rolled out, when anti-spoofing was disabled. To prevent a successful attack, users need to also setup Windows Hello face authentication from scratch after the update, as well as enabling anti-spoofing.
The researchers published a series of proof of concept videos to prove their point. Another method involved placing opaque sticky tape over the RGB camera lens and then holding the same printout up. However, anti-spoofing proved ineffective with the Anniversary Update in SYSS' testing. If a user were to update from an older version like 1607 without reconfiguring Hello, then they will still be vulnerable to the attack. And it's unsurprisingly consolidating its mobile-keyboard strategy around SwiftKey. While these utilities are not built into the existing production version of Windows, the addition of them into the Insider builds shows that Microsoft is taking Linux seriously and is trying to appeal to those who use it regularly. This is the component that drives the Microsoft Security Essentials/ Windows Defender, Microsoft Endpoint Protection, and Windows Intune Endpoint Protection for anti-malware.
Apple has further delved into the issue of lithium-ion batteries on its website, which have a limited life span. Apple releases new iPhone models annually, and sales of the handsets power its money-making engine.
Former tennis star, Anna Kournikova , and her Spanish superstar singer partner Enrique Iglesias have delivered a set of twins . Congrats! But also, who knew? However, the couple did take to social media recently while they were in Miami.
One firefighter lost his life, succumbing to smoke inhalation and burns last Thursday near the town of Fillmore in Ventura County. Peterson said they don't want to put people back onto roads and into homes and then have the fire head toward those communities.
All-cash sales were 22 percent of transactions in November, which is up from 20 percent in October and 21 percent a year ago. In Cumberland County, sales were up 7.98 percent to 1,164 and the median price rose as well by 5.45 percent to $279,450.
During his time in Congress, Garrett once called the agency "a bank that embodies the corruption of the free enterprise system ". Mike Rounds , R-S.D., and Tim Scott , R-S.C., breaking partisan ranks to join the panel's Democrats in opposition.
In the Miami area, gas fell 2.3 cents in the past week and is averaging $2.46 a gallon, according to industry group GasBuddy.com. The cost of gas has now declined for five straight weeks, AAA said, as refineries are producing more than drivers are buying.
The property set aside for the new hockey arena borders on the Cross Island Parkway adjacent to the racetrack's grandstand. Discussions for development of Belmont Park began 12 years ago, but initially did not include a sports arena.
Today we are releasing our Transparency Report, previously called the Government Requests Report , for the first half of 2017. On Instagram, the company removed 10,094 posts following 10,231 counterfeit claims.
Instead, what they got was an example of Musk's sense of humor. " By the Gods you've done it ", the message says, CNBC reports . And his message immediately raised speculation about just why he was giving Carmack his personal cell phone number.
However, he then deleted both his initial picture and the follow-up post, instead writing: "I agree that it's awkward for me". That explanation, however, is unlikely to help the controversy over his unfortunate costume subside any time soon.
Flu season at its highest ever
The new FluView report also noted one influenza-associated pediatric death, which was reported in week 49 but occurred in week 44. ONA represents more than 13,500 nurses in OR and has filed unfair labor practice complaints against other hospitals, such as St.
Green quits: Porn and harassment scandals bring down deputy PM
Mr Green's letter pointedly stayed that he had been "asked" to resign - indicating his desire had been to tough out the storm. Green, who May appointed First Secretary of State in June, was effectively the prime minister's deputy before standing down.
One vote ends GOP majority in Va. state house
With the parties split 50-50, there is no mechanism to break ties and any legislation short of 51 votes does not advance. There will be a recount Wednesday in the 68th District, which includes parts of Richmond, Henrico, and Chesterfield.
House approves Republican tax overhaul; Senate vote next
The debt is expected to soar by at least $1 trillion more than it would without the tax measure, according to projections . The legislation also reduces tax rate for most individuals, although the tax cuts for individuals are set to expire.
Diddy Talks Buying Carolina Panthers, Hiring Colin Kaepernick
Diddy , 48, also posted a series of tweets confirming his interest in becoming the first majority African American NFL owner. The last team sold was the Buffalo Bills for $1.4 billion to Terry Pegula in 2014, Forbes Magazine reported past year .