Tags Internet of Things (IoT)

In letter to senators, Amazon's Ring defends cybersecurity policies

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

After a series of security incidents involving products made by Amazon-owned Ring, the home security company is defending its practices.

Another Amazon-owned camera has a multitude of flaws

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

Tenable researchers have found no less than seven vulnerabilities in a popular Amazon-owned security camera.

Google, Samsung patch voice assistant flaws that could have allowed access to device's camera

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

Both companies fixed the issues in July.

A flaw in Amazon's Ring doorbells leaked customers' Wi-Fi credentials

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

It's only the latest example of security technology introducing new gateways of attack into a user's home.

Russian government hackers used office technology to try to breach privileged accounts

by Shannon Vavra • 6 months ago

More bad news for private and public sector organizations nervous about the rise of connected devices.

Camera obscura: Researchers say weak protocols are Achilles' heel of surveillance cameras

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

There are secure versions of data-transfer protocols used by the cameras, but they are rarely implemented.

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