USBKill

USBKill Test Results

Hundreds of pentesters and hardware developers world-wide perform thousands of USBKill tests on a daily basis. Over the years, we have tracked hardware that is vulnerable, resistant and protected - across a huge variety of devices, spanning multiple industries.

Check out our extensive test results below, and our latest test video to the right.

Latest Test Video

The USBKill Device is only one piece in the USBKill V4 Ecosystem.
Equally important are adaptors (Plug the USBKill into any device), the USB Shield / Tester (Detect and protect against USB Power Attacks), and other accessories (Remote Control, Trigger Rings, Advanced Adapters, etc)


Test Results by Category

  • Crypto Wallets

    Hardware Crypto Wallets are used to store crypto-money assets. So far the USBKill has been tested on leading brands: Trezor, Ledger, CoolWallet. Learn which devices resist the USBKill - and those that can be killed and take your crypto with them.

  • 2FA Hardware Tokens

    Physical Two-Factor Authentication Tokens are becoming more common - and hold all of our most confidential information: passwords, SSH keys, biometric information, and more. Learn which tokens are reliable, or which tokens to use that can be wiped in emergency circumstances with the USBKill.

  • Cellphones

    Feature-phone to Flagship, the USBKill has been tested across dozens of models of mobile phone. Learn which brand resist against USB-Surge attacks, and which brands are vulnerable.

  • Desktop Computers

    In general, desktop computers are one of the least protected category of device. During tests we have seen devices smoke and even catch fire - the USBKill on desktop computers can be dangerous!

  • Laptops/Tablets

    From entry-level to ultra-book and ultra-expensive, USBKill has tested dozens of portable computing devices, including laptops and multiple generations of iPads.

  • Network Equipment

    With the arrival of the USBKill V4 and its internal battery & adapter kits, network equipment (routers, modems, network cards) are in testing scope. Check which network equipment resists, and which ones fail.

  • Office Equipment

    Printers, coffee machines, keyboards, projectors and monitors, we've tested all the office equipment possible, so you can make informed choices about which public-facing hardware to purchase.

  • Gaming Consoles

    USBKill has been tested against several generations of gaming consoles: PS4, PS5, Xbox, Switch, PocketSprite and more.

  • Home Equipment

    TVs, Kindles, Google Home, AppleTV, Alexia and more - USBKill has been tested against dozens of electronic home automation devices.

  • Automobile

    With the advent of electric-cars, electronic controls and displays and integrated navigation systems, cars have become a real target for USB-Surge attacks. We've tested against several models.

  • Aerospace

    USBKill's industrial partners use USBKill devices to routinely build robust aerospace systems that can resist USB-Surge attacks.

  • Medical

    USBKill's medical partners frequently use USBKill to audit public-facing medical hardware - including life-support machines, drug-dispenser devices, monitoring and alarm equipment, and more.

  • Misc. Devices / Accessories

    All other tested devices that don't fit anywhere else: Electronic locks, sound equipment, testing equipment - anything with a USB-drive that has been tested is reported here.


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