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Attackers Can Use Sonic and Ultrasonic Signals to Crash Hard Drives

Researchers have demonstrated how sonic and ultrasonic signals (inaudible to human) can be used to cause physical damage to hard drives just by playing ultrasonic sounds through a target computer’s own built-in speaker or by exploiting a speaker near the targeted device. read more


Sea Of Thieves Producer Believes Title Had a Successful Launch; Focus Now on Success “Longer Term”

Rare Games and Microsoft’s pirate-themed Sea of Thieves released in March, and even though the game had a rocky start with a couple of connectivity issues and complains regarding shallow content. However, Executive Producer Joe Neate believes the title had a successful launch. read more