• Vaping could see your PC's data go up in smoke thanks to E-cigarette hack risk

    4 monthes ago - By Tech Radar

    Amid all the constant noise of data breaches and the latest super-dangerous strain of malware, every so often a surprising security threat rears its head - like the possibility of your monitor getting hacked - and the latest such unexpected development is the spectre of E-cigarettes being used to hack your PC. Yes, it sounds terribly unlikely that your vaping pipe could be a potential route to compromise your computer, but many E-cigs can be plugged into a device's USB port to charge, and therein lies the danger. As Info Security spotted, security expert Ross Bevington discovered that when...
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