Tags Internet of Things (IoT)

33 connectivity flaws render millions of IT, IoT devices vulnerable

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

At least 150 vendors are affected, but Forescout said it's hard to know for sure how many more.

'Smart' doorbells for sale on Amazon, eBay came stocked with security vulnerabilities

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The findings point to “a wider culture that favors shortcuts over security in the manufacturing process," one researcher said.

After years of work, Congress passes 'internet of things' cybersecurity bill — and it's kind of a big deal

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

Sens. Mark Warner and Cory Gardner teamed up with Reps. Robin Kelly and Will Hurd to get significant cybersecurity legislation across the finish line.

Here's the NSA's advice for reducing the exposure of cellphone location data

by Shannon Vavra • 6 months ago

Although cell phone users can take steps to limit the risk their mobile devices are exposing location data, the NSA is warning now there is no way to eliminate the risk.

Fixing supply chain vulnerabilities should be a team effort

by Ellen Sundra • 6 months ago

Over time, the hope is that we can start building connected devices with a security-first approach.

Cyber Everywhere: As IoT and IT converge, so must enterprise risk assessments

by CyberScoop Staff • 8 months ago

Public and private sector IT leaders face new kinds of security risk as IoT systems increasingly comingle with fast-changing IT systems, say cyber specialists.