MUST READ: London’s tech start-ups are thriving, but they will soon face their biggest challenge Inside a Google Titan Bluetooth security key – high security, low durability


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Google has been pushing its Titan two-factor authentication security keys as the best way to protect Google Accounts from hacking and phishing, especially high-value accounts that are regularly probed and attacked. The key is used as part of Google’s Advanced Protection Program.

Recently, a bug was discovered with the Bluetooth Titan key, and Google issued users replacements. Since I’m a Titan user, this meant that I had an old key to play with. So, what better use for it than to tear it apart.

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