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'USB Killer' dongle that fries your USB port now on Indiegogo

Remember the USB device designed specifically to damage the USB port of your PC? Its creators have started an Indiegogo campaign in hopes of mass producing it.

Google engineer reviews, identifies 'dangerous' USB Type-C cables on Amazon

An engineer on Google's Chrome OS team is on a rather unusual mission – working through the USB Type-C cables and adaptors on Amazon to check whether they are capable of charging his Chromebook Pixel.

Hacker unveils version 2.0 of 'USB Killer' dongle that can destroy your PC

A Russian electronics engineer who previously built a malicious USB device designed to damage your laptop has now built an even more powerful malicious dongle.   

iPhone's biggest security threat could be USB connections

Apple's iPhone may be most vulnerable to malware when connected to a computer, according to IDG News Service.

New 3.2Gbps FireWire approved

The next generation of the FireWire standard has finally been approved by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 1394 working group. Building on the existing Firewall