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Intel’s Thunderbolt connection is poorly secured. Master student Bj√∂rn Ruytenberg of the University of Technology in Eindhoven, Netherlands, has discovered seven security holes in the systems running on Windows or Linux. Intel has been informed of the problem and the company has already taken measures. However, these are only available to a limited number of users.

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Author profile picture Arnoud Cornelissen has for many years been writing about science and technology in, among others, various Dutch newspapers.