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Malicious QR Code Use On the Rise 234

Posted by Soulskill
from the time-to-incorporate-rorschach-verification-tech dept.
New submitter EliSowash writes "Malware developers are increasingly using QR Codes as an attack vector. 'The big problem is that the QR code to a human being is nothing more than "that little square with a bunch of strange blocks in it." There's no way to tell what is behind that QR code.' The advice we've always given to the computer user community is 'don't click a link in an email if you don't know who it's from or where it goes' — so how do we protect unsuspecting users from QR codes, where you can't see the destination at all?"
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Malicious QR Code Use On the Rise

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