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Ph.D student Qinggang Yue gave a talk, "My Google Glass Sees Your Passwords!", at Black Hat USA 2014, Aug. 6, 2014. Around 700 attendees at our session. 9,000+ people at Black Hat USA 2014.

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Selected news report at Black Hat 2014

Preview before Black Hat USA 2014

  1. CNN, Google Glass wearers can steal your password, By Erica Fink, July 9, 2014

    Note: We went to CNN in New York for an interview on Jun. 30, 2014. The interview was aired on CNN Domestic (2 times, Jul 7, 2014) and CNN International (4 times, Jul 9, 2014).

  2. WIRED, Google Glass Snoopers Can Steal Your Passcode With a Glance, By Andy Greenberg, 06.24.14
  3. Huffington Post, The New, Creepy Way Your iPhone Passcode Could Get Stolen, By Alexis Kleinman, 06/26/2014
  4. CNBC, Google Glass, iPhones aid passcode thieves, by CNBC.com staff, 24 Jun 2014
  5. Daily Mail, How Google Glass could steal your PIN with just a glance: Video analysis app can work out security codes from ten feet away, By Mark Prigg, 24 June 2014
  6. New Zealand Herald,
    Google Glass used to covertly reads PINs
    , by Independent, Jun 25, 2014
  7. Business Insider Singapore, Researchers Warn The Camera On Google Glass Could Be Used To Hack Smartphone Passcodes, by Maya Kosoff, Jun. 25, 2014, 3:33 AM
  8. KRON4, VIDEO: Google Glass Wearers Can Steal Your Password, By Mario Sevilla, Jul 7th, 2014, Note: with TV broadcast clip

News report around Black Hat USA 2014

  1. Forbes, An Ingenious Way To Keep People From Spying On Your Password, by Kashmir Hill, 8/07/2014
  2. Yahoo, Why you should root for the Black Hat Hackers, By Aaron Pressman August 4, 2014
  3. MIT Technology Review, Black Hat: Google Glass Can Steal Your Passcodes, By Tom Simonite on August 7, 2014
  4. Fox News, Evil USBs to bitcoin botnets: Hackers hit Vegas, By Allison Barrie, August 07, 2014
  5. 新浪, 谷歌眼镜可用于窃取密码:准确率达到90%, by 新浪科技, Aug. 8, 2014
  6. Rankrate, ‘Wearables’ can snoop your PINs, passwords, By Claes Bell, August 6, 2014
  7. PC Magazine, Stealing Passwords With Google Glass, Smartwatches, Web Cams, Whatever!, By Max Eddy, Aug 06, 2014