iPhone 8 facial recognition will likely work with Apple Pay

iPhone 8 facial recognition will likely work with Apple Pay — MacRumours — “We’ve already seen confirmation that Apple is working on facial recognition in the iPhone 8 through a recent HomePod firmware release, and now additional information found in the code confirms Apple has a mechanism for authenticating Touch ID payments with a face scan instead of through a fingerprint.”

  • Willam Hugh Murray, CISSP

    One interesting feature of this technology is that it is “3D,” three dimensional. This means that it will be resistant to replay attacks using photos. As far as I know, there are no 3D images of me.