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Internet of Things (IoT) Security Threats News
September 17, 2018
New variants of the Gafgyt and Mirai botnets are targeting unpatched enterprise devices, which indicates a greater shift away from consumer devices, according to researchers.
June 18, 2018
The latest malware threat based on the EternalRomance NSA exploit is PyRoMineIoT, a cryptojacker infecting IoT devices. But experts said the NSA shouldn't be held responsible for the damages.
May 23, 2018
Fortinet researchers uncovered a new variant of the Mirai malware, known as the Wicked botnet, which targets vulnerable IoT devices and uses multiple existing exploits.
April 18, 2018
Azure Sphere extends security from the cloud to the device. It's the most holistic approach on the market and provides another example of Microsoft abandoning its insular past.
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LeanIX's André Christ outlines six steps organizations can follow to successfully manage IoT security and assess IoT risk in the enterprise. Continue Reading
If organizations want to innovate with IoT, says Secure Channel's Richard Blech, it is critical they position IoT security as a key priority in their cybersecurity playbook. Continue Reading
The time has come to create an intergovernmental organization whose objective is to deal with cybersecurity, says Northern.tech's Thomas Ryd. World Cybersecurity Organization, where art thou? Continue Reading
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Cryptography is critical to security, yet IoT devices often do not have the computational capability to handle algorithms such as AES. Intertrust's Bill Horne explains how Speck, a lightweight ... Continue Reading
The rise in IoT cybersecurity must match the explosive growth rates for IoT devices. And as Secure Channel's Richard Blech explains, manufacturers have a key role to play in ensuring IoT security. Continue Reading
Taking down connected infrastructure can be devastating. Deepak Puri outlines why connected infrastructure is a target and discusses why cyberdefenses needs to be strengthened. Continue Reading
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Cybersecurity for IIoT devices is still very much in the early development stages. NCP engineering's Julian Weinberger discusses the IoT threats on ICSes and offers tips to ensure ICS security. Continue Reading
Cyberattacks targeting IoT devices are on the rise. To combat the threat, says Equinix's Chiaren Cushing, it is an interconnection-oriented architecture and centralized data encryption strategy is ... Continue Reading
In our hyperconnected world, organizations now need to look at hardware security through a different lens. Here, Threat X's Andrew Useckas explains how to ensure the security of IoT devices. Continue Reading
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To secure IoT in the future, it is critical to learn from past IoT security mistakes. Comodo CA's Damon Kachur describes the kill chain for most cyberattacks and offerings insight into preventing ... Continue Reading
Huge strides toward addressing the ever-increasing need for IoT security regulation in the U.S. and globally have been taken over the past few months. Portnox's Ofer Amitai offers insight into ... Continue Reading
Instances of hacking IoT devices are making the news on a regular basis. Attack surfaces, updating, risk assessments and even involving trusted hackers are key to preventing the risk. Continue Reading