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Had your face stolen lately?

You can reset your PIN after a data breach, you can reset your password after a data breach, you can reset your security questions after a data breach – but can you reset your face? Sure, there’s surgery, but clearly that’s asymmetry of the amount of effort you’ll need to expend in response to a vendor’s careless handling of biometric data. Subsequent resets could get even weirder. This elevates identify theft to a whole new level.

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