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Internet of Things (IoT) Security Threats News
April 21, 2017
News roundup: The Hajime worm is the nicer, sneakier brother of Mirai malware. Plus, the FBI and CIA hunt for the Vault 7 whistleblower, Symantec adds to Zscaler lawsuit, and more.
February 15, 2017
In a panel discussion about current IoT security risks, experts at RSA Conference 2017 weigh government legislation options against industry self-regulation.
February 13, 2017
In part one of this two-part Q&A, Whit Diffie weighs in on the privacy risks in an unprotected IoT world and explains why he doesn't own a Nest thermostat.
October 28, 2016
In this Risk & Repeat podcast, SearchSecurity editors discuss the DDoS DNS attacks on Dyn and what they mean for DNS providers, IoT device manufacturers and enterprises.
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With the IoT revolution comes great opportunities but also increased security risks, which must be addressed before IoT can deliver on its potential. Continue Reading
The rise of the internet of things combined with a fast-changing regulatory environment requires a new mindset on consent and privacy -- and soon. Continue Reading
Blockchain, while still an emerging solution, is one of the more intriguing technologies with potential to set us down the road towards a secure IoT world. Continue Reading
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IoT security guidelines from DHS and NIST aim to help IoT organizations and users create a framework for secure IoT development. Continue Reading
Insurance that covers data breaches and risk to consumers' personally identifiable information has been slow to catch on in the manufacturing sector. Here's why you might still need it. Continue Reading
IoT requires owner-controlled PKI to provide independent security control, but it doesn't take device manufacturers out of the security equation. Continue Reading
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Businesses must treat IoT devices in a manner similar to how they treat any other asset. Here are four steps they can take to boost their defenses. Continue Reading
In today's connected world, we probably shouldn't be as concerned about the smart robots as we should be about the dumb ones. Continue Reading
There are multiple facets to ensuring a safe, connected environment; here's how three IoT security companies are facing device discovery and authentication head on. Continue Reading
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While the Bricker bot may not yet be a worm with mass adoption, it could be a precursor of things to come -- which is potentially very dangerous. Continue Reading
While IoT is more pervasive than enterprise mobility, IoT adoption could be made smoother if we take lessons learned from EMM principles and functions. Continue Reading
Mirai was a wake-up call; worse attacks are possible. It's time for device makers and data stakeholders to assess the importance of IP support in IoT. Continue Reading