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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#209 WhiteHat Hacker stole crypto keys from an offline laptop in another room
The method is a so-called side-channel attack: an attack that doesn't tackle an encryption implementation head on, such as through brute force or by exploiting a weakness in the underlying algorithm, but through some other means. In this case, the attack relies on the electromagnetic outputs of the laptop that are emitted during the decryption process, which can then be used to work out the target's key.
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#214 Critical glibc vulnerability puts all Linux machines at risk
#213 Dridex: Financial Trojan aggressively spread in millions of spam emails each day
#212 Mandated encryption backdoors? Such a bad idea, says ENISA cybersecurity agency
#211 Online security? Just let me Google that
#210 Disabled PadCrypt ransomware includes live chat
#209 WhiteHat Hacker stole crypto keys from an offline laptop in another room
#208 The best antivirus software for Android Report
#207 Libgraphite Font Processing Vulnerabilities
#206 Hollywood hospital held to ransom by hackers
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