IoT More than two-thirds of security professionals lack confidence that they can prevent a wireless...

Despite widespread knowledge about the vulnerabilities Wi-Fi and Bluetooth can introduce, it appears a ‘head in the sand’ approach continues …

5G 5G: A help or a hindrance to network security?

Malcolm Murphy, Technical Director, EMEA at Infoblox, says that 2020 is the year of 5G and its potential applications to …

IoT Internet of Things security firm Armis in talks to be acquired

Cybersecurity firm Armis, which specialises in protection for the Internet of Things (IoT), is in talks to be bought by a …

Information security Cyber security trends – what’s on the horizon?

Todd Kelly, CSO at Cradlepoint, discusses the main cyber security themes that have been shaping the IT landscape and look …

Information security It’s time to kill the VPN

Kurt Glazemakers, CTO Secure Access at Cyxtera, says that legacy technologies, such as VPNs, have worked as a stop gap, …

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 …

Information security How to tackle device authentication and data security in the healthcare industry

John Grimm, Senior Director of Strategy and Business Development at nCipher Security, discusses the steps healthcare providers and device manufacturers …

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, …

News Government to invest £6 million in development of new IoT security solutions

Shortly after promising a £70 million investment to support research into the infusion of security and protection solutions into hardware …

News Japan authorises hacking of 200m civilian IoT devices ahead of 2020 Olympics

The Japanese government has authorised its technology ministry to test the security credentials of about 200 million IoT devices used …

News Government to invest £70 million to ensure security of IoT devices

The government has promised up to £70 million in investment through its Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund to support research into …