A USB dongle can hijack all your Web accounts and router in 30 seconds, even if your computer is locked

A security researcher finds a gaping hole in automatic network connections made by plugging in a dongle.

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Glenn Fleishman is the author of dozens of books. His most recent include Take Control of Your M-Series Mac, Take Control of Securing Your Mac, Take Control of Zoom, and Six Centuries of Type and Printing. In his spare time, he makes Tiny Type Museums. He’s a senior contributor to Macworld, where he writes Mac 911.