Samsung suffered an embarrassing episode when it was discovered anyone can crack their ultrasonic fingerprint sensor with the help of a cheap screen protector. (Picture: REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz)Samsung suffered an embarrassing episode when it was discovered anyone can crack their ultrasonic fingerprint sensor with the help of a cheap screen protector. (Picture: REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz)
Samsung suffered an embarrassing episode when it was discovered anyone can crack their ultrasonic fingerprint sensor with the help of a cheap screen protector. (Picture: REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz)

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Topic |   Cybersecurity
Samsung suffered an embarrassing episode when it was discovered anyone can crack their ultrasonic fingerprint sensor with the help of a cheap screen protector. (Picture: REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz)Samsung suffered an embarrassing episode when it was discovered anyone can crack their ultrasonic fingerprint sensor with the help of a cheap screen protector. (Picture: REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz)
Samsung suffered an embarrassing episode when it was discovered anyone can crack their ultrasonic fingerprint sensor with the help of a cheap screen protector. (Picture: REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz)
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