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Warning: audio recording can be used to decode keyed locks


Brilliant new exploit.
How Hackers Can Pick Your Locks Just By Listening

Researchers at the National University of Singapore have come up with a way to pick locks based on the sounds that they make while turning inside locks.

This attack is called "SpiKey," and involves copying a key's sounds via smartphone while a victim unlocks a door.

To stay safe, scan your environment for any stealthy recording devices lurking around.

Wow, that’s crazy!


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