IOT Security

Internet of Things Security

A Look Into the Most Noteworthy Home Network Security Threats of 2017 – Security...

Home intrusions are often pictured in the form of physical break-ins. The current reality of having many internet-connected devices in the home, however, has given rise to another type of...

OMG Mirai Variant Turns IoT Devices Into Proxy Servers – Security News

A new Mirai variant, dubbed as OMG (detected by Trend Micro as ELF_MIRAI.AUSX), was found targeting Internet of Things (IoT) devices and turning them into proxy servers. A team of...

Vulnerabilities in Apache CouchDB Open the Door to Monero Miners

by Hubert Lin Attacks abusing cryptocurrency miners have been on an upswing — in large part due to the growing popularity...

Exposed Cyber Assets in European Cities – Security News

View Infographic: Exposed Cyber Assets in European CitiesTrend Micro’s Forward-looking Threat Research (FTR) team has focused its efforts on covering exposed cyber assets in cities across the globe, starting with...

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

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...

“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 ...

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

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...

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...

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...

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...