Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Monitored by your monitor?

Better draw the blinds and turn on the lights if you’re writing something you’d rather keep secret. A German researcher recently announced that under the right conditions, hackers could steal information off cathode-ray tube (CRT) computer screens (your standard big, clunky monitor) by measuring the light reflected from a user’s face.

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