network protocols

  • Why You Should Never Plug In an Unknown USB Device

    Why You Should Never Plug In an Unknown USB Device

    Let’s set the scene: You’re out in the world, doing what you do, when you stumble upon an abandoned USB flash drive. What could be inside? Perhaps it’s simply someone’s spreadsheets from work — maybe alongside some information identifying the owner, allowing you to return it. But also, maybe government secrets? The only way to…