The Voice Assistant Gambit


Nicole Kobie, writing at New Scientist, tells the tale of newly researched voice assistant attack vectors leveraging signalling flaws (via an ultrasound attack) within both Apple Inc.’s (NasdaqGS: AAPL) and Inc.’s (NasdaqGS: AMZN) voice assitant offerings Siri and Alexa, respectively.
The ‘Dominoe Effect‘ of the ultrasound flaws in these products/services traverses down the device foodchain to Alexa and soo-to-be Siri enabled third party devices… Perhaps new protective sound generating devices are in order?

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