Tags Internet of Things (IoT)
If you have a Wi-Fi router, the firmware is probably old, a new report says
The study was completed in response to an FBI warning in May related to VPNFilter.
HP launches printer bug bounty program with Bugcrowd
HP says it will be the first bug bounty program dedicated to printers.
20 new vulnerabilities discovered in the Samsung SmartThings Hub, patches issued
The system can control virtually your entire home, up to and including locks and cameras. Cisco Talos says vulnerabilities could give a hacker complete access.
Cellebrite's newest target: Your IoT-filled home
A new set of technical updates, commercial webinars and sales pitches from Cellebrite outline the company's drive into IoT.
In war against botnets, manufacturers need to step up, report says
Zombie computer armies are also too easy for attackers to assemble, the tools to mitigate them are too seldom employed, and the market hasn't given companies much reason to try harder, the federal government says.
How IoT is being leveraged for cryptojacking
Steve McGregory, director of the Application and Threat Intelligence Program at Ixia, talks with Greg Otto on how criminals are using people's connected devices for easy way to mine cryptocurrency.