Category: IOT Security

Internet of Things Security

Diebold Nixdorf, NCR Corp. Send Out Warnings of ATM Jackpotting Attacks to US Banks – Security News

ATM manufacturers Diebold Nixdorf and NCR Corp. issued security alerts to banks on ATM jackpotting attacks, which are being detected for the first time in the United States. The warning follows a U.S. Secret Service alert that cybercriminals are using...

/ January 29, 2018

“Hide ‘N Seek” Botnet Uses Peer-to-Peer Infrastructure to Compromise IoT Devices – Security News

Botnets that target Internet of Things (IoT) devices are neither new nor rare, with the infamous Mirai perhaps being the most popular example. However, a new botnet dubbed “Hide ‘N  Seek”, or HNS, is seemingly one of the first—along with...

/ January 28, 2018

CES 2018: Securing the Promise of Invaluable Convenience from New IoT Devices – Security News

The continuous development of Internet of Things (IoT) devices will reportedly push the global IoT market to grow from US$157 billion in 2016 to $457 billion by 2020. CES (Consumer Electronics Show), the gathering place for all those who thrive...

/ January 17, 2018

Securing the Three Families of IoT –

Securing the Internet of Things is difficult. One reason is the Internet of things consists of three different groups of technology. Each group has radically different architectural constraints. Securing each group requires a distinct approach. IoT 0.9  The primitive group...

/ January 10, 2018

Source Code of IoT Botnet Satori Publicly Released on Pastebin – Security News

The source code of the Satori internet-of-things (IoT) botnet was posted online on Pastebin, security researchers reported. In early December last year, Satori affected 280,000 IP addresses in just 12 hours, ensnaring numerous home routers to become part of its...

/ January 3, 2018

The Need for Better Built-in Security in IoT Devices

As manufacturers develop Internet of Things (IoT) devices that integrate with widely popular internet-based applications, more and more users see the value in purchasing such devices. Ease of integration becomes an incentive for users to consider adding these products to...

/ December 26, 2017

Dissecting PRILEX and CUTLET MAKER ATM Malware Families

by David Sancho and Fernando Merces For a while now, Trend Micro has focused its efforts on covering ATM malware, especially new families that come up with features that stealthily target banking customers. In this blog post, we’re going to cover two...

/ December 18, 2017

Paradigm Shifts – Security Predictions

Skills and resources — these are the two elements that make up an attacker’s arsenal. An attacker, however, cannot set out to break security or even perform sophisticated attacks without finding weak points in a system first. Massive malware attacks,...

/ December 4, 2017

Trend Micro IoT Security Support for Mentor Automotive ConnectedOS™

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–As cars become more connected and smarter, security requirements for automotive systems are constantly growing. Recent attacks, mainly aimed at door lock and brake systems, have shown the vulnerability of smart cars, even forcing some car manufacturers to recall...

/ November 29, 2017

Securing the Transportation Network of Tomorrow – Security News

Last month we released a research paper that delved into what sort of threats could possibly plague the fully automated, online-integrated transportation system of tomorrow. The research paper, titled “Cyberattacks Against Intelligent Transportation Systems,” includes our dissection of and observations...

/ November 27, 2017