This $20 microcontroller can hijack Mac and PC computers by emulating the mouse and keyboard!
The above video shows a Teensy 3.1 being used to hack a Mac, even if the owner is using a firewall like Little Snitch. Want to use the Teensy to pwn Windows, Mac and Linux machines during a pen-test? Check out Kautilya, which has over 42 payloads for the Teensy ++!
The Teensy USB Development Board is a complete USB-based microcontoller development system. Only a standard Mini-B USB cable is needed to connect to a PC or Macintosh. This version has solder pads for all I/O signals.
Teensy 3.1 has the same size, shape & pinout; is compatible with code written for Teensy 3.0, and is well supported on the Arduino IDE using Teensyduino. Teensy 3.1 adds several new features, due to an upgraded microcontroller. Here are the highlights:
- USB can be any type of device
- AVR processor, 16 MHz
- Single pushbutton programming
- Easy to use Teensy Loader application
- Free software development tools
- Works with Mac OS X, Linux & Windows
- Tiny size, perfect for many projects
The Teensy Loader makes getting code into your Teensy easy. Just press and release the reboot button and the processor runs the HalfKay bootloader, which is automatically detected. Teensy Loader lets you download your code and reboot to it.