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BadPower can melt or set your phone on fire

Started by Redaktion, July 20, 2020, 09:05:16

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Chinese security researchers discovered that the firmware of fast chargers can be corrupted to deliver higher charging parameters, thus damaging the devices connected to them. A charger affected by a BadPower attack can melt or even set on fire the handset/external battery it is supposed to charge.


Codrut Nistor

I will be honest and tell you that it was something new for me as well. ;)

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