USB Capture: suck content from a USB key

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For several years now, the USB key has become an essential accessory in everyday life. These storage units are vectors of malware and infections of all kinds. Here, the risk is to have your data stolen.

Oh yes, vacuum the contents of a USB stick unbeknownst to its owner is possible and very easyIn this tutorial, I will show you how dangerous the use of USB drives can be, especially those who take their USB drive from PC to PC.

Thanks to a small “USB Capture” program which launches in the background on the PC, you can detect any insertion of a USB key into the USB ports and copy the entire contents of the key into a directory on the hard drive. without the knowledge of its owner.

How to suck a USB stick with USB Capture?

USB Capture works as a service Windows. To install it, here is the procedure to follow:

  • Copy-Paste the “USBCaptureSvc” folder to the root of C:\
  • Open this directory, right-click on “Install.bat” then click on “Run as administrator”.

And here is the service is now installed on your machine.

To do a test, just plug in a USB key, any port on your computer will do.
After a few seconds, take a look in the directory C: \ USBcaptureSvc \ USB-COPIED \ and one can see appear almost all the data from the captured USB Flash Drive.