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Security of USB Is Fundamentally Broken

Hmmm…

The malware they created, called BadUSB, can be installed on a USB device to completely take over a PC, invisibly alter files installed from the memory stick, or even redirect the user’s internet traffic…The kind of compromise they’re demonstrating is nearly impossible to counter without banning the sharing of USB devices or filling your port with superglue.

via Why the Security of USB Is Fundamentally Broken | Threat Level | WIRED.

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