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Fitbit-style USB tracker proposed to improve cyber diligence

Accepted submission by James Orme at 2019-05-15 13:34:23 from the Cybersecurity dept.

Technology used in fitness trackers could hold [] the key to reducing cyber attacks, researchers say.

The team, from the University of Bath and Goldsmiths, University of London, are investigating a device that plugs into a computer.

It would signal when action – such as changing a password or updating anti-virus software – is needed with sound, lights and vibration.

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