No big deal… Kremlin hackers ‘jumped air-gapped networks’ to pwn US power utilities

  The US Department of Homeland Security is once again accusing Russian government hackers of penetrating America’s critical infrastructure. Uncle Sam’s finest reckon Moscow’s agents managed to infiltrate computers networks within US electric utilities – to the point where the Read More …

How to Steal Bitcoin Wallet Keys (Cold Storage) from Air-Gapped PCs

Dr. Mordechai Guri, the head of R&D team at Israel’s Ben Gurion University, who previously demonstrated various methods to steal data from an air-gapped computer, has now published new research named “BeatCoin.” BeatCoin is not a new hacking technique; instead, Read More …

A Faraday cage or air gap can’t protect your device data from these two cyberattacks

Two common methods of physical cybersecurity, air gapping and Faraday cages, have been found breachable in two papers released by researchers from Ben-Gurion University. Faraday cages are grounded cages made of electrically conductive material that can completely block electromagnetic fields and signals. Read More …