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Clock blocker: Woman sues bosses over fingerprint clock-in tech

BinkyTheMagicPaperclip Silver badge

Re: Stupidity

It's not difficult to identify cheats, just more expensive.

The number of clocks is limited. The exact time and location the employee (or fake fingerprint) swipes in is known - because it's a time clock..

Stick a camera covering the clocks (some clocks have this built in). Ensure the video is timed.

Probably also worth changing the employee's unique id to something else when re-registering a different biometric source, so it's easy to spot the miscreant when they swipe in under the old id.

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