German researchers have fooled the Samsung Galaxy S5 fingerprint's scanner by accepting a mold of fingerprints, the researchers enrolled a fingerprint from a real finger, then used a mold of to bypass it.

Note also that the touchID of apple iPhone 5s was also hacked by German Chaos Computer Club.

This could put the consumers in an uncomfortable position when it comes to mobile payment...

The SRLabs said also said:
"While biometrics will always carry with them a tradeoff of security for convenience, it’s the manufacturer’s responsibility to implement them in a way that doesn’t put users’ crucial data and payment accounts at risk,”

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