IT Security Alert: The USB Leach

The LAN Turtle is a covert systems administration and penetration testing tool providing stealth remote access, network intelligence gathering, and “man-in-the-middle” monitoring capabilities. Housed within a generic “USB Ethernet Adapter” case, the LAN Turtle’s covert appearance allows it to blend into many IT environments.” Since almost no one ever looks behind their computer hard drive box, unless they need to attach a new piece of wiring or hardware, the likelihood of one of these being detected is almost nonexistent.