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Car alarm fingerprint recognition - downside

Discussion in 'General Automotive Discussion' started by Chelle, Mar 31, 2005.

  1. Chelle

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    Police in Malaysia are hunting for members of a violent gang who chopped off a car owner's finger to get round the vehicle's hi-tech security system.

    The car, a Mercedes S-class, was protected by a fingerprint recognition system.

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/4396831.stm



    owch.. I'd rather have all my fingers than the car.. He's lucky it wasn't a retina scan..
    Chelle
     
  2. UroTrash

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    Well, there goes my idea to make a slot in the door that recognizes... oh never mind.
     

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