IOT Security

Internet of Things Security

Flaw in Medical Devices Vulnerable to KRACK Bug, May Expose Patients’ Records – Security...

Medical devices distributed worldwide by medical technology company Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD) were found vulnerable to Key Reinstallation AttaCKs (KRACK) that can expose patients’ records when exploited. While no...

Securing IP Surveillance Cameras in the IoT Ecosystem – Security News

by Jeffrey Cheng (Trend Micro IoT Security)The security for devices connected to the internet of things (IoT) has been a hot topic, and Internet Protocol (IP) surveillance cameras, in particular,...

Podcast: Why Manufacturers Struggle To Secure IoT | Threatpost

by Lindsey O'Donnell April 25, 2018 , 9:30 am IoT device manufacturers face an array of challenges when thinking about securing their devices. Too often, many manufacturers are opting to leave...

Not Only Botnets: Hacking Group in Brazil Targets IoT Devices With Malware

Instances involving compromised devices, botnets, and vulnerabilities have become ordinary occurrences. This makes sense given the increased connectivity today, but...

Device Vulnerabilities in the Connected Home: Uncovering Remote Code Execution and More

by Dove Chiu, Kenney Lu, and Tim Yeh (Threats Analysts) If there is anything to be learned from the massive attacks...

Threats to Voice-Based IoT and IIoT Devices – Security News

According to one estimate, 33 million “voice-first” devices would have already been shipped by the end of last year. Given the staggering number of voice-based internet-of-things (IoT) devices that are...

Exposed Devices and Supply Chain Attacks: Overlooked Risks in Healthcare Networks – Security News

View Securing Connected Hospitals: A Research on Exposed Medical Systems and Supply Chain RisksHealthcare systems were held hostage by WannaCry in May 2017. The ransomware attack painted a vivid picture...

Challenges in Securing Connected Hospitals

By Mayra Rosario Fuentes and Numaan Huq (Senior Threat Researchers) In our latest research paper on healthcare cybersecurity, Securing Connected Hospitals, which was produced in...

Are Your Wearables Fit to Secure You? Researchers Outline 3 Attack Surfaces – Security...

Every year, Black Hat Asia gathers security researchers and enthusiasts alike to demonstrate how technologies and applications can be improved. Last year, researchers delved into vulnerabilities and exploits that affected...

SAMSAM Ransomware Suspected in Atlanta Cyberattack – Security News

Ransomware hit systems used by the city of Atlanta's local services, causing outages on customer facing applications, including some that customers may use to pay bills or access court-related information....