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Warning! Think Twice Before Using USB Drives

Warning! Think Twice Before Using USB Drives

March 23, 2016Mohit Kumar
Security researchers have discovered a new data-stealing Trojan that makes special use of USB devices in order to spread itself and does ...
How To Encrypt Your USB Drive to Protect Data

How To Encrypt Your USB Drive to Protect Data

June 15, 2015Mohit Kumar
The USB flash drives or memory sticks are an excellent way to store and carry data and applications for access on any system you come across...
USBKill — Code That Kills Computers Before They Examine USBs for Secrets

USBKill — Code That Kills Computers Before They Examine USBs for Secrets

May 05, 2015Mohit Kumar
USBkill — A new program that once activated, will instantly disable the laptop or computer if there is any activity on USB port. Hey...
USB Defense: Stop Data Walking Out The Door

USB Defense: Stop Data Walking Out The Door

April 16, 2015Wang Wei
The bad news is that internal data breaches are on the rise. And one of the biggest culprits? USB devices. In the past few years, th...
China-made E-Cigarette Chargers Could Infect Your Computer with Virus

China-made E-Cigarette Chargers Could Infect Your Computer with Virus

November 26, 2014Swati Khandelwal
It's better for smokers to quit smoking. Are you using electronic cigarettes (E-cigarettes) instead normal ones?? Still, you should ...
Google Launches USB-Based "Security Key" To Strengthen 2-Step Verification

Google Launches USB-Based "Security Key" To Strengthen 2-Step Verification

October 21, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Google is taking its users’ privacy very serious and making every possible effort for its users just to make them feel secure when they ...
BadUSB Malware Code Released — Turn USB Drives Into Undetectable CyberWeapons

BadUSB Malware Code Released — Turn USB Drives Into Undetectable CyberWeapons

October 04, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Once again USB has come up as a major threat to a vast number of users who use USB drives – including USB sticks and keyboards. Security...
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