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The Cybersecurity Threat No One Talks About Is A Simple Code

On Sep 21, 2020
@Industry40 shared
RT @BeccaPL: 👀 Excellent write up of @Mobileiron’s QR code survey in @Forbes. QR codes really are becoming a part of our daily lives — but I have yet to hear that people are taking this threat seriously. Should they be more concerned? https://t.co/haD7ANhm5X
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What makes QR codes such a stealthy, dangerous threat vector is how trusted and misunderstood they are.

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On Sep 21, 2020
@Industry40 shared
RT @BeccaPL: 👀 Excellent write up of @Mobileiron’s QR code survey in @Forbes. QR codes really are becoming a part of our daily lives — but I have yet to hear that people are taking this threat seriously. Should they be more concerned? https://t.co/haD7ANhm5X
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The Cybersecurity Threat No One Talks About Is A Simple Code

The Cybersecurity Threat No One Talks About Is A Simple Code

What makes QR codes such a stealthy, dangerous threat vector is how trusted and misunderstood they are.

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Most people ignore QR code security concerns

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