Hackers can figure out passwords just from the sound of typing

Hackers can figure out passwords just from the sound of typing

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Hackers can figure out a person’s password by simply listening to them type on a keyboard, according to a new study.
Using the microphone found on a smartphone, the new method is so effective that it can be carried out in a noisy public space where multiple people are typing, researchers at Southern Methodist University in Texas found.
They discovered the technique by analysing the different sound waves produced when a key on a keyboard is struck.
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