Face Anti-Spoofing Starter Kit

Fatih Cagatay Akyon
Feb 25, 2020 · 10 min read
Vietnamese security company Bkav made headlines in mid-November after uploading a video featuring Face ID accessed by a mask.
Vietnamese security company Bkav made headlines in mid-November after uploading a video featuring Face ID accessed by a mask. Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rhiSBc061JU

Biometric identification is one of the earliest techniques of person verification. Passwords and keys can be spied, stolen, forgotten, or faked. But the unique characteristics of the person himself is much more difficult to fake and lose. This can be fingerprints, voice, shape of the vessels of the retina, and more.

Of course, biometrics systems are also trying to be fooled. That’s the topic of this article…