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Researcher has ability to set fire to Macs lol

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    Researcher has ability to set fire to Macs lol


    Thought this was a little funny, seeing how many MAC lovers go around saying how wonderfully secure their hardware/platform is:

    https://www.networkworld.com/news/20...ck-279212.html

    “We can actually set the machine on fire,” said Dmitri Alperovitch, chief technology officer at CrowdStrike.

    They do mention that it might be possible to do to PCs as well. heh

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    This has been around for many years now. I tested it on a custom built machine I had a few years ago. Everything went as planned, expect I forgot to move my PC into a safe area. Needless to say I almost set the house on fire.

    About a three foot flame shot out of the power supply. lol Good times
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    lmao!
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Researcher has ability to set fire to Macs lol
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