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A New Flaw Means You Can’t Let Your Thunderbolt Laptop Out Of Your Sight

A New Flaw Means You Can’t Let Your Thunderbolt Laptop Out Of Your Sight

There’s plenty of reasons not to leave your laptop unattended, but a Dutch researcher has found yet another. With just a screwdriver and five minutes alone with your computer, a hacker could potentially take advantage of your Thunderbolt port to read and copy all your data—regardless of whether it’s encrypted,…