Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday May 26, 2015

NSA Testing Smartphones That Recognize Handwriting Motion

If this works as described, I could see tons of people locked out of their own phones. Think about it, how consistent is your signature?

The mobile device feature, created by Lockheed Martin, verifies a user's identity based on the swiftness and shape of the individual’s finger strokes on a touch screen. The technology is but one incarnation of handwriting-motion recognition, sometimes called "dynamic signature" biometrics, that has roots in the Air Force.