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USB Charging Actually Poses Security Risks – Hacking a Laptop via a USB-C Adapter

Smartphones have been charged over USB for many years, but with the advance of USB type-C now even laptops may be charged over USB, instead of the typical DC power barrel jack.[…]

https://www.cnx-software.com/2018/08/14/usb-charging-security-risks/

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Apple: iOS 12 Beta 4 Requires Device to Be Unlocked Before Connecting Any USB Accessories

[…]In the fourth developer beta of iOS 12, a passcode is required any time a computer or USB accessory is connected.[…]

https://daringfireball.net/linked/2018/07/18/ios-12-usb-accessories

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