If you’ve purchased a mobile device or laptop within the last two or three years, chances are it includes some form of biometric scanner. Some people are understandably hostile towards this industry move, with concerns that it might be used for more nefarious data collection purposes.
However, due to the novelty of biometric scanners included in consumer devices, mystery and misinformation seems abundant.
In reality, using a biometric scanner can provide a very easy way to increase the security of a device when compared to other methods. Read on to find out why biometrics might be the new security saving grace.