Quote: Originally Posted by boohbah
it does mention it reads the pattern of veins,not fingerprints.
i assume that a dead finger would not have the vein structure it would when attached to the rest of the body.
there are easy mechanical ways to replicate that as well -- Biometrics aren't the answer to security.
What happens anyway in the case of amputees -- why should they be prevented from accessing or spending their money.
Anyway to all budding geniuses out there -- if you want to become the next Bill Gates, Richard Branson, or even George Soros come up with some really good SAFE and practically unhackable security system.