Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Last week, NY Times published an article - 'It’s Possible to Hack a Phone With Sound Waves, Researchers Show' - that since gained a lot of
attention and a lot of echoes in other media outlets. It’s not just about smartphones, as the title might suggest; but any system incorporating
a particular class of sensors (an accelerometer, in this case) allows under certain conditions a knowledgeable person to influence, control
or disable the device that incorporates it.