<h1 class="entry-title">Category: Computer Security</h1>

The Device that Can Help Block Wireless Surveillance

A team of artists, technologists and designers in Germany have created a device which they believe can block wireless surveillance. The gadget, no bigger than a laptop charger that plugs into a wall and patrols the local Wi-Fi network for connected Google Glass devices, along with other potential surveillance gadgets like Google Dropcams, Wi-Fi-enabled drone copters, […]

The Dangers of USB Devices Exposed

USB devices are attached to computers every day and most users will be unaware of the risks involved.  However, security researchers, Adam Caudill and Brandon Wilson, have written computer code that can be used to exploit a flaw in the software that helps devices connect to computers via USB.   The biggest problem they discovered lurks […]