Yes--since 2008, the NSA has been gluing the ports on their bases' computers to prevent data theft. But the news gets worse. Today's thumb drives are based on industry standards established by Intel, which is about to increase speeds of these devices by a factor of about 40. Huge files like map tiles, video, audio, and PDF dossiers are more open to leaks than ever. Those G-men better get gluing.
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