The Privacy and Security Threat of the iPhone 12 Pro LIDAR Sensor

The ability to capture a 3D image of anything has unforeseen consequences

Rob Sturgeon
Jan 19 · 7 min read
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Face ID: a Security Upgrade But a Privacy Risk

Tricking Face ID

The Promise Of Blood Vessel Scanning

The Dangers Of Capturing Real World Locations In 3D

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Rob Sturgeon

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An iOS developer who writes about gadgets, startups and cybersecurity. Swift programming tutorials and SwiftUI documentation too. robsturgeon.com

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The best stories for Apple owners and enthusiasts

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