Microsoft banks on new silicon chips built by Intel, others to fend off firmware attacks
The timing of this effort roughly coincides with a similar plan at the U.S. National Security Agency.
Supermicro BMCs were susceptible to remote attacks, according to firmware security startup
Researchers from Eclypsium have found issues in the baseboard management controllers of Supermicro’s platforms.
This firmware flaw was bad enough, but then researchers looked at the supply chain
Lenovo servers had a conspicuous security problem, but specialists at hardware-security company Eclypsium found that the story was much bigger.
Researchers warn of critical vulnerability in GE anesthesia machines
The research points to a broader problem of insecure firmware used in medical devices, according to CyberMDX.
Get those Verizon Fios routers patched, Tenable says
The research highlights the extent to which routers can be a gateway for hackers into networked homes.
New code-validation project tries to spot the next industrial supply chain attack
A new DHS-funded project traces the provenance of software code.