Information Security UK government to introduce new regulations to make IoT products secure by design

The government has launched fresh consultations as a prelude to a new regulatory framework that will make it mandatory for …

Threats Medtronic cardio defibrillators vulnerable to MITM attacks & hacking

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) of the US Department of Homeland Security has issued an advisory concerning critical …

Information Security New Mirai variant infects projectors, IP cameras, and LG Supersign TVs

Security researchers have discovered a new variant of the feared Mirai botnet that not only infects a range of routers, …

Threats Majority of companies cannot detect IoT device breaches, survey reveals

Research by security firm Gemalto has revealed that 52% of businesses worldwide cannot detect if any of their IoT devices …

Threats Employees didn’t enjoy access to customers’ private videos, Ring clarifies

Ring, the small doorbell-maker that Amazon acquired last year, gave several employees unrestricted access to videos recorded by customers and …

Threats Consumers willing to open their wallets to secure their home IoT devices

Nearly three in four consumers are aware of inherent security weaknesses in IoT devices and are willing to pay a …

Threats Only 15% of British families use specialised software to secure smart home devices

Even though an average British family owns as many as five smart home devices, a very small percentage of users …

Threats New Torii botnet more advanced than any other Mirai-based malware

Security researchers at Avast recently stumbled upon a new botnet variant dubbed Torii that, they believe, is more sophisticated than …

Threats Adoption of AI and machine learning tech far exceeds their security credentials

Even though the proportion of organisations deploying AI and machine learning technologies has increased by over 35 percent over the …

Threats NUUO’s global video surveillance software featured zero-day vulnerability

NUUO, a popular Global Video Surveillance Software firm, recently announced a comprehensive security upgrade for NUUO NVRsolo, NVRsolo Plus and …

Threats Over 80% IT pros are struggling to protect machine identities

Earlier this year, a report from ResearchAndMarkets.com revealed that the automation-as-a-service market is slated to grow from $1.80 billion last …

Threats Digital security not a major concern for Amazon Dot buyers in the UK

In August last year, Mark Barnes, a security researcher at MWR InfoSecurity, revealed that the 2015 and 2016 models of …