The Dangers of Random USB Keys

This video outlines the dangers of inserting random USB keys in your computer.  Security researchers have proven that a very powerful and effective attack on businesses and individuals is to drop malicious USB keys will often be picked up and inserted into unsuspecting users computers.  This can have devastating effects on the user’s computers. The study referenced in this video shows that 45% if the USB keys were plugged into a computer and victims ran software found on the USB key. The take-home message from this video is do NOT insert USB key into your computer unless you own it.

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