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Mastercard Using Thumbprints Instead of PINs

Fingerprints have long been used in biometric national IDs and have seen wide use in police investigative work since the late 1800’s and still is today. We may now have a way of using fingerprints to secure our finances as well, as Mastercard is looking to use your thumbprint instead of a PIN. There are many ways that we verify and authenticate our identities. Using national ID cards, two factor authentication …
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