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Hackers may target brain signals through EEG headsets to access passwords – study - RT;

Hackers may target brain signals through EEG headsets to access passwords – study - RT

RTHackers may target brain signals through EEG headsets to access passwords – studyRTElectronic devices that harness the power of brain signals are one of the latest additions to the world of gaming. A new study has found, however, that hackers could also use such technology to access private information such as passwords and ATM pin ...and more »

Hackers can use brainwave signals to steal passwords - The Independent;

Hackers can use brainwave signals to steal passwords - The Independent

The IndependentHackers can use brainwave signals to steal passwordsThe IndependentHackers can steal passwords and PINs by analysing your brainwave signals, a new study has found. Researchers from the University of Alabama at Birmingham and the University of California Riverside collected data from electroencephalography (EEG) ...and more »

Brainwave Tech Could Make It Easier For Hackers To Steal Passwords - IFLScience;

Brainwave Tech Could Make It Easier For Hackers To Steal Passwords - IFLScience

IFLScienceBrainwave Tech Could Make It Easier For Hackers To Steal PasswordsIFLScienceBrainwave sensing headsets are becoming increasingly popular to control robotic toys and video games using just your mind, but tech experts fear that this new technology might make people vulnerable to password theft. Researchers from the University of ...and more »

Study Finds Hackers Could Use Brainwaves to Steal Passwords - R & D Magazine;

Study Finds Hackers Could Use Brainwaves to Steal Passwords - R & D Magazine

R & D MagazineStudy Finds Hackers Could Use Brainwaves to Steal PasswordsR & D MagazineResearchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham suggest that brainwave-sensing headsets, also known as EEG or electroencephalograph headsets, need better security after a study reveals hackers could guess a user's passwords by monitoring their ...and more »

Hackers could monitor your BRAINWAVES to steal passwords - Daily Mail;

Hackers could monitor your BRAINWAVES to steal passwords - Daily Mail

Daily MailHackers could monitor your BRAINWAVES to steal passwordsDaily MailA team at the University of Alabama at Birmingham found brainwave-sensing headsets, also known as EEG or electroencephalograph headsets, put users at risk. They have become commonplace both as medical devices but also as game controllers, ...and more »

Hackers Could Use Brainwaves To Make Educated Guesses On Passwords And PINs - Silicon UK;

Hackers Could Use Brainwaves To Make Educated Guesses On Passwords And PINs - Silicon UK

Silicon UKHackers Could Use Brainwaves To Make Educated Guesses On Passwords And PINsSilicon UKResearch conducted by the University of Alabama in the US, discovered that if a person wearing an EEG headset, used to control computer games through sensing brainwave patterns, were to pause the game an login into a password or PIN protected ...and more »

Computer Scientists: Passwords Can be Acquired from Brain Waves - Infosecurity Magazine;

Computer Scientists: Passwords Can be Acquired from Brain Waves - Infosecurity Magazine

Infosecurity MagazineComputer Scientists: Passwords Can be Acquired from Brain WavesInfosecurity MagazineThe latest cyber-attack vector may be the human brain, according to computer scientists from the University of Alabama at Birmingham and the University of California Riverside. The study used electroencephalograph (EEG) headsets on research subjects, ...and more »

Hackers Can Guess PINs, Passwords From Brainwaves: Study - NDTV;

Hackers Can Guess PINs, Passwords From Brainwaves: Study - NDTV

NDTVHackers Can Guess PINs, Passwords From Brainwaves: StudyNDTVHackers can guess a user's passwords by monitoring their thoughts, according to scientists including those of Indian origin who suggest that brainwave-sensing headsets need better security. Electroencephalograph (EEG) headsets allow users to control ...and more »

Beware! Hackers can steal your passwords, PINs by monitoring your thoughts via brainwave-sensing headsets - News Nation

Beware! Hackers can steal your passwords, PINs by monitoring your thoughts via brainwave-sensing headsetsNews NationScientists have warned that hackers can steal a user's passwords by monitoring their thoughts. Researchers, including those of Indian origin, at the University of Alabama at Birmingham in the US have suggested that brainwave-sensing headsets require ...and more »

UAB study: hackers can use brainwave-sensing headsets to steal personal information - AL.com;

UAB study: hackers can use brainwave-sensing headsets to steal personal information - AL.com

AL.comUAB study: hackers can use brainwave-sensing headsets to steal personal informationAL.comThe electroencephalograph headsets, also known as EEG headsets, are becoming popular in the gaming industry because it gives users the ability to control video games and toys by thinking about the movements. Nitesh Saxena, Ph.D., associate professor ...and more »

Passwords can now be stolen by hackers reading your brainwaves - International Business Times UK;

Passwords can now be stolen by hackers reading your brainwaves - International Business Times UK

International Business Times UKPasswords can now be stolen by hackers reading your brainwavesInternational Business Times UKIf you think about passwords while wearing an EEG headset, hackers can gain access to the data and steal it. Mary-Ann Russon. By Mary-Ann Russon. Updated June 30, 2017 13:24 BST. Emotiv EPOC EEG headset EEG headsets that let you control ...and more »

Cybercriminals could soon be able to hack your BRAINWAVES to steal passwords and empty bank accounts, scientists ... - The Sun;

Cybercriminals could soon be able to hack your BRAINWAVES to steal passwords and empty bank accounts, scientists ... - The Sun

The SunCybercriminals could soon be able to hack your BRAINWAVES to steal passwords and empty bank accounts, scientists ...The SunHEADSETS that monitor your brainwaves could allow hackers to empty your bank account, scientists fear. High-tech helmets called electroencephalograms or EEGs are often used to diagnose epilepsy, but are beginning to appear on the toy and video game ...and more »

Your brainwaves can reveal your password - TechRadar;

Your brainwaves can reveal your password - TechRadar

TechRadarYour brainwaves can reveal your passwordTechRadarThink of a number. Is it 12? Probably not. Guessing things at random is hard, which is why passwords work. But if someone had access to data about your brainwaves, it might be a different story. Researchers from the University of Alabama at Birmingham ...and more »

Passwords can be stolen through our brainwaves, new study claims - Siliconrepublic.com;

Passwords can be stolen through our brainwaves, new study claims - Siliconrepublic.com

Siliconrepublic.comPasswords can be stolen through our brainwaves, new study claimsSiliconrepublic.comIf you thought your mentally stored password was enough to protect you from hackers, you might want to think again … or not. 2017 has been the year of major cyberattacks, with CIOs from thousands of companies frantically trying to patch and protect ...and more »