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7 New Flaws Affect All Thunderbolt-equipped Computers Sold in the Last 9 Years

By Mohit Kumar 13 May 2020 at 09:05

A cybersecurity researcher today uncovers a set of 7 new unpatchable hardware vulnerabilities that affect all desktops and laptops sold in the past 9 years with Thunderbolt, or Thunderbolt-compatible USB-C ports. Collectively dubbed 'ThunderSpy,' the vulnerabilities can be exploited in 9 realistic evil-maid attack scenarios, primarily to steal data or read/write all of the...

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