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I have a requirement of developing an application based on c#. I want to implement fingerprint authentication into it. I have a USB fingerprint reader with me. If anyone has knowledge on it please share


What I have tried:

I am new to getting data from a USB device so just googled about it and didnt find any solutions
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F-ES Sitecore 28-Feb-19 8:31am
   
The problem you're going to have is getting your javascript code to access your fingerprint reader. Ideally you need to use one that has a web plug in that allows it to be accessed via js. You probably then have a ton of other security problems to think about which is why no-one does this.
Member 14166768 1-Mar-19 2:34am
   
I am planning to develop this application using c#. Any suggestions?

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While easier in Android ad iOS, Web Authentication is relatively new (as in months).

W3 specs Web Authentication: An API for accessing Public Key Credentials Level 1[^]

FIDO Specifications Overview - FIDO Alliance[^]
   
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Member 14166768 28-Feb-19 7:48am
   
thank you for your response MadMyche
MadMyche 28-Feb-19 8:13am
   
You're welcome
Member 14166768 1-Mar-19 2:34am
   
Hi MadMyche. I am planning to develop this application using c#. Any suggestions?
MadMyche 1-Mar-19 6:46am
   
No experience with this. The issues I see are going to be client side; young technology with few code repositories and few people with the hardware

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