3-D Printing

One of the most interesting stories I’ve read all year:

Forbes’ Andy Greenberg reports that the security consultant, who goes by the name “Ray,” used a 3-D printer to cheaply produce plastic versions of the keys to high-security handcuffs manufactured by the English company Chubb and the German company Bonowi. Ray’s plastic keys easily sprung open both firms’ cuffs.

The ability to do real-world nefarious deeds with cyber-space methods is always fascinating to me. 3-D printing will be coming in more and more flavors and applications – it’s a little crazy to think what those will be.

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About thinklikeafox

I'm a Naval Officer living in Southern California. I hope to be attending law school in the next year or two, and I started writing this blog out of a desire to improve my writing and critical thinking skills after a couple years outside of academia.
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