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Researchers find 29 types of USB attacks, recommend never plugging into a USB you don't own

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/researchers-find-29-types-of-usb-attacks-recommend-never-plugging-into-a-usb-you-dont-own/

If you ever find a lost charger, don't use it. If you need power and are tempted to plug into a public USB port, don't do it.

By Jason Hiner | March 8, 2018, 8:12 PM PST

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Thanks to ronjor Wilders Security Forums Global Moderator, for posting here:   https://www.wilderssecurity.com/threads/protection-from-malware-on-usb-sticks.400572/page-3#post-2743176

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Re: Researchers find 29 types of USB attacks, recommend never plugging into a USB you don't own

Awesome read!!

Cheers

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