At CES 2008, Natali Del Conte takes a first look at the Zoombak GPS locator, shown at the Digital Experience event.
Locator device can help you find your stolen car or keep track of your kids, but it can also beam information to would-be miscreants, researcher says.
Pocketfinder and Zoombak put GPS on a collar or keychain for your loved ones (canine and child), and use cellular networks to transmit location to a central service.
Zoombak is unveiling its Universal GPS Locator this week at RetailVision 2008 in Orlando, Fla.
Embedded systems that rely on cellular networks and lack authentication and encryption have holes that attackers can easily exploit, researcher says.
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