Sound is easy to spoof. New technology could help close this ‘open’ channel.
Wearables to boost security of voice-based log-in
Smartphone security hole
‘Open port’ backdoors are common.
Courage to Resist
In the escalating struggle between the individual and the state, technology favors the powerful. That’s why this Michigan computer scientist and his team of researchers revel in righting the balance.
Sonic cyber attacks show security holes in ubiquitous sensors
Michigan Engineering researchers discuss and demonstrate the sound-based attacks they leveled at the accelerometers found in everyday electronics.
Hacking into homes: Security flaws found in SmartThings connected home system
“I would say it’s okay to use as a hobby right now, but I wouldn’t use it where security is paramount.”