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Old 20th October, 2008, 10:18 PM
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Swiss boffins sniff passwords from (wired) keyboards 65 feet away

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Swiss researchers have demonstrated a variety of ways to eavesdrop on the sensitive messages computer users type by monitoring their wired keyboards. At least 11 models using a wide range of connection types are vulnerable.
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Old 21st October, 2008, 08:22 AM
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Back in 2005, three students produced a paper detailing how they could recover keypresses just by recording the sound of the keyboard. That's a lot easier than trying to intercept the RF field generated!

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Any one done any work on just standing behind the guy and watching...bet that's how most do it.":O}
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