Security experts long have advocated strong password for the computer, however, hacker Samy Kamkar device developed by a new $ 5 in just a minute to hack into any system is claimed. The device, dubbed the new $ 5 PoisonTap any computer system, even if it is password protected as long as the browser is running in the background is called in to break.
PoisonTap any additional micro-USB cable and a micro SD card, $5 without the addition of other components of Raspberry Pi is designed to zero, but that other device, such as USB and LAN turtle as Arsenal can emulate USB devices you can work on, Kamkar described in his blog post.
Kamkar motherboard “It is completely automatic. You plug it in, leave it there for a minute, then you pull it out and you walk away. You also know that anything does not need to. “
He PoisonTap password protected lock screen, route tables and network interface priority order, HTTP only cookies, multi-factor authentication, and DNS security mechanisms, including among others can avoid planted says.
He also gives away some of those ways, such as closing the browser each time the user walks away from the computer, USB/Thunderbolt ports can protect their computers by disabling PoisonTap exploitation as effective, or encrypted sleep mode means users can do is the attack.