Latest news from Naked Security (2019/10/21)

Don’t look now, but Pixel 4’s Face Unlock works with eyes closed

There’s a risk that someone might get hold of a device and unlock it by holding the screen to the face of its sleeping or unconscious owner.

Samsung Galaxy S10 fingerprint reader beaten by $3 gel protector

The fingerprint reader on Samsung’s flagship S10 and Note10 smartphones can be spoofed with a $3 screen protector.

Mind your own business! CEOs who misuse data could end up in jail

US CEOs who lie about misusing consumers’ data could face up to 20 years in prison under a new piece of legislation proposed last week.

Monday review – the hot 23 stories of the week

From mystery devices on ships to the stalker who found his victim through the reflections in her eyes – and everything in between.