Peter Cochrane's Blog: Shafted by a USB stick

The dark side's payloads may be growing more sophisticated but not their delivery mechanisms...

USB memory stick

Some of the cleverest pieces of malware are delivered by the crudest of methods - a memory stickPhoto: CNET UK

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By Peter Cochrane

Peter Cochrane is an engineer, scientist, entrepreneur, futurist and consultant. He is the former CTO and head of research at BT, with a career in telecoms and IT spanning more than 40 years.