Internet Of Things
While security spending continues to increase at a dizzying speed, breaches are increasing even faster, said Gemalto's Joe Pindar this morning at IP Expo. What are we to do?
Third-party risks pose a "serious threat" to organisations but upper management may be able to curb the threat, according to a recent study.
Wearables are the Internet of Things (IoT) devices most likely to emerge as a security threat or cause a breach, according to a new survey by Spiceworks and Cox Business.
Poor endpoint security is propelling the great ransomware epidemic of 2016 — and if allowed to fester, the threat will spread to new endpoints including IoT devices, cars and ICS and SCADA systems, a new report says.
The root of the problem with malicious smart city hacking lies in the fact that sensors typically collect 'raw' data and then merely pass it on.
Nest will disable its smart home product Revolv on May 15th. Revolv founders Tim Enwall and Mike Soucie will re-focus on building Works with Nest.
Health care bodies appear to have a focus on protecting patient data, often forgetting to protect themselves from other more serious attacks, a new report has shown.
Security is at the front of business leaders' minds when thinking about implementing IoT solutions to their businesses says a new report from Webroot and IO.
Christophe Jolly of Cisco France took the stage at FIC 2016 to outline the fundamental security problems in the looming "internet of everything".
The recently discovered flaws in Comcast's XFINITY smart home technology was met with the comment that yes, but everyone else is just as bad. Why should this be true of IoT devices?
Detected in everything from police body cameras to the business internet of things (IoT) landscape, now do you give a configuration fick?
The new wi-fi connected Hello Barbie, can be essentially turned into a bug due to weaknesses in the products' central server.
Smart TVs are not being targeted by hackers right now, but a researcher at Symantec has noted that cyber-criminals have a wide range of options if they wish to breach the average Smart TV.
A team of mathematicians were able to break a key used as part of the encryption system that secures many of the most critical IoT technologies internationally.
SC sat down with Veracode's Chris Eng to talk about securing the internet of things and the future of cyber-regulation.
As this year's Slush conference opens, securing The Internet of Things has become a hot topic with many of the exhibiting companies tackling the issue head on.
Greg Day of Palo Alto Networks made the case for learning from the problems of BYOD and applying them to IoT in his presentation to RSA Abu Dhabi today.
The Internet of Things has reached a milestone with the formation of its very own cyber-security foundation.
As the patching cycle becomes ever longer, some experts are pushing for mandatory security updating of critical IoT devices.
As software becomes increasingly complex, we must start addressing security as a key component at an early stage to prevent long-term costs from spiralling up, says Lev Lesokhin.
Symantec reported that its security software is now protecting more than 1 billion Internet of Things (IoT) devices and as this number expands so will security risks associated with these products.
Paul Lipman explains why he thinks that the cloud offers a way forward for securing the complex interconnected world.
Researchers at Context Information Security have discovered that smartphones, tablets, iBeacons, fitness trackers and other wearable devices using embedded Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) could potentially be tracked from 100m away.
A new report into the ethics of security professionals reveals some eye-opening findings on hidden data breaches, and how incidents are being used to push for bigger budgets.
Country's leading military newspaper warns over 'risk' of tracking to reveal military secrets.
New research suggests that the rapid digitisation of consumer's lives, combined with increasing cyber-crime activity, will push data breach losses up to US$ 2.1 trillion (£1.34 trillion) globally by 2019.
The US Department of Homeland Security has issued a warning via the National Vulnerability Database after a security researcher described an internet-connected drug infusion pump manufactured by Hospira as "literally the least secure IP enabled device I've ever touched in my life."
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