Tags Internet of Things (IoT)

Mirai offshoot offers 'greater firepower' for DDoS attacks, researchers warn

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

Operators of the new variant have gone after devices that are popular with businesses, such as wireless presentation systems, according to Unit 42.

By hacking one of their own homes, researchers want to open a window on IoT security

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Trend Micro researchers look to make home-automation systems less susceptible to hacking and tampering.

Tesla's Model 3 is a big target at the next Pwn2Own

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 3 months ago

The hacker competition added an automotive category for its upcoming event in Vancouver, with the full blessing of the car company. One winning researcher will be able to claim the car itself.

Comcast launches subscription Wi-Fi security service

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 3 months ago

The add-on subscription is mean to monitor and blocks suspicious activity on all home devices.

Blackberry acquiring Cylance for $1.4 billion

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 5 months ago

Blackberry hopes Cylance's AI-driven cybersecurity solutions will mesh with its new offerings for enterprise IoT protection.

If you have a Wi-Fi router, the firmware is probably old, a new report says

by Jared Beinart • 7 months ago

The study was completed in response to an FBI warning in May related to VPNFilter.

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