fli+freebsd-hackers at shapeshifter.se
Fri May 5 12:45:30 UTC 2006
Alin-Adrian Anton wrote:
> Fredrik Lindberg wrote:
> > The only way as I see it (to even make it possible with UPEKs driver)
> > is to have a reader at both the remote machine and the client machine
> > and then capture a BioAPI record at the client machine and have the
> server verify it. But that involves transferring the record in a secure
> > way to the server.
> Or simply have a reader on client side, which if correctly
> authentificated will issue public-key auth with the server, or sort of..
> :) Not really BioAPI auth, but it enables the user to do remote logins
> by putting the finger on the reader..
But that would sort of defeat the whole purpose of biometric
authentication and you could really just use public keys instead
which would be a lot faster and easier than scanning your finger
at each login. :)
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