While Suprema is rarely discussed even within the physical security market, the South Korean biometrics manufacturer made global news this past week from Tom's Hardware to Business Insider and even the BBC.
But what happened? Inside this report, we:
- Explain what was leaked and how it was leaked
- Contrast which Suprema users are impacted and which are not
- Examine a key false claim Suprema made about their cloud service
- Explore the two fundamental issues - exposed buckets and logging - that led to this leak
- Clarify claims made in media reports about the leak
- Examine the risk to the fingerprint records 'stolen'
- Consider the potential GDPR risks and fines involved
- Review Suprema's size, revenue, market capitalization, and stock price drop