Chinese government-run facial recognition system hacked by tax fraudsters: report

//Chinese government-run facial recognition system hacked by tax fraudsters: report

Chinese government-run facial recognition system hacked by tax fraudsters: report

Identity verification using facial recognition is widely adopted in China, as the technology has become an integral part of apps from mobile payments and travel to retail, as well as surveillance systems and online platforms for government services. That development, however, has made cybersecurity a major issue in the world’s second-largest economy, where a group of tax scammers has been caught hacking a government-run facial recognition system to fake tax invoices and make millions of yuan in…

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