Tag Archives: Wearables

Fitbits Hack ATMs? – Daily Security Byte EP. 286

University researchers have shown how you can use the various tracking sensors in wearable devices to recover keypad passwords of their owners. Article headlines suggest attackers might user this to steal your bank PIN. Is this threat real, or science fiction? The answer is a mix of both. Watch below to learn more. 

(Episode Runtime: 5:12

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N4yiI52Pxy4

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Overstated Fitbit Hack – Daily Security Byte EP. 165

This week, the media was all over a Fitbit hack that allegedly could transfer malware from an infected Fitbit to a victim computer. However, the researchthough interestingdidn’t deliver on this nightmare scenario. Watch today’s video to learn what the discoverer really did, and what some news stories are overstating.

(Episode Runtime: 4:58)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jHYbLgKxg6E

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)


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