FBI says stop using free public charging ports – here’s why and what you should use instead

The FBI has warned people to avoid free public charging ports, like those you’ve likely used before at airports and coffee shops.

The US domestic intelligence and security service said hackers “have figured out” how to use them to infect devices with malware and other monitoring software.

Mark Gibson

Graduates in Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 1990. Move to Los Angeles California in 2004. Specialized in Internet journalism.

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