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This USB stick will fry your unsecured computer

Discussion in 'Network World' started by RSS, Sep 9, 2016.

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    A Hong Kong-based technology manufacturer, USBKill.com, has taken data security to the "Mission Impossible" extreme by creating a USB stick that uses an electrical discharge to fry an unauthorized computer into which it's plugged.

    "When the USB Kill stick is plugged in, it rapidly charges its capacitors from the USB power supply, and then discharges -- all in the matter of seconds," the company said in a news release.

    [​IMG] USBKill.com

    The USB Kill 2.0 stick.

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