Apple said that it worked with professional mask makers and make-up artists to ensure that Face ID could not be tricked by masks.
Taylor Swift performs 'Ready For It?'
Taylor Swift just said something very interesting about her new album reputation and it's totally making us rethink what each of the songs could possibly be about.
Bloomberg says the release of the new iPad could be delayed for the next year (2019), if Face ID remains complicated to build, the company is preferring to produce more iPhone in 2018 than to redirect some of its components to tablets.
Vice President, cyber security Bkav said: "the Mask created by combining three-dimensional printing with makeup and 2D images, in addition to cheeks on the area around the face succumbed to special treatment".
It now appears all that work has been in vain, as Vietnamese security company Bkav has demonstrated that a simple (or somewhat complex) mask is able to fool Face ID in unlocking without the user being present. These are actual masks used by the engineering team to train the neural network to protect against them in Face ID.
Does this mean that iPhone X owners should worry? The effort of creating the flawless mask to unlock the iPhone X, in addition to having to actually steal the smartphone in the first place, requires a significant payoff that will not be achieved when the victim is a private individual.
Bkav admitted that its discovery is not a concern for regular users, but rather for public figures such as politicians and celebrities. Really hard to do the "right" mask, without a specific knowledge security.
Men's Team, Jaci Smith Qualify to NCAA Championships
Also scoring for Portland were sophomore Caleb Webb (27th, 30:05.8) and junior Noah Schutte (29th, 30:09.8). On Nov. 10, the women's team was steadied by top-three finishes from Paige Stoner and Shannon Malone.
Pacific Trade Deal Goes Forward Without United States
It would go beyond traditional deals by including issues like intellectual property, state-owned enterprises and labour rights. The compromise was delayed by last-minute disagreements that prevented TPP leaders from meeting to endorse a plan on Friday.
Walmart To Offer Black Friday Deals Early
Store employees will hand out color-coded maps to help keep shoppers from getting too frazzled while searching for deals. The retailer's 1,828 stores will open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving, just like a year ago , and close at midnight.
Trump lauds Indian growth story, lashes out at China
On his visit to Vietnam, Trump heaped lavish praise on the vibrant Indian democracy and policies pursued by PM Modi . APEC brings together 21 economies from the Pacific region - the equivalent of about 60 per cent of the world's GDP.
Richard Sherman ruled out for remainder of the season
Sherman always performs at a high level on the field, but an underrated part of his value before Thursday was his durability. Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman (25) lies on the turf after suffering an injury against the Cardinals .
Rockefeller Center Christmas tree arrives in NYC
The lighting is scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 29, and the tree will remain on display until Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018. After it's taken down, it will be cut into lumber which will be donated to Habitat for Humanity.