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Interoperability brings convenience… and its own security risks

May 8, 2020

May 8, 2020 – Critical infrastructure (CI) buildings, such as schools, hospitals, government buildings, utility buildings, airports and first responder stations, are essential threads that are woven into the tapestry of a smart city. Smart cities are growing exponentially as

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Uninterruptible power supply drives Canada’s healthcare facilities

May 8, 2020

May 8, 2020 – The healthcare industry is becoming ever more reliant on connected, digital tools to store records, run systems and machinery, and support and diagnose patients. With these numerous vital interconnected devices, a secure and reliable source of

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Security and Safety Things to launch open IoT ecosystem for security cameras

January 8, 2020

As a partner in the Bosch booth (booth #12401) at CES, Security and Safety Things GmbH, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Robert Bosch GmbH, is demonstrating an open IoT ecosystem for security cameras that enables innovative applications, combining artificial intelligence and

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Industry working group formed to develop open standard for smart home device connectivity

January 6, 2020

Amazon, Apple, Google and the Zigbee Alliance have joined forces on a new working group that plans to develop and promote the adoption of a new royalty-free connectivity standard to increase compatibility among smart home products, with security as a

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Q & A with Derek Manky, Chief, Security Insights with Fortinet

November 29, 2019

Earlier this year, Fortinet, a California-based global provider of network security appliances, published results of a global survey of chief information and security officers which revealed that IoT is now the second-most concerning mode of cyberattack. We spoke with Fortinet’s

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Smart bulbs could cause security gaps: UTSA study

November 20, 2019

Researchers from the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) recently conducted a study on the security holes that exist in popular smart light brands. According to researchers, hackers may target smart bulbs because of some of their features. “Your

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Panel to discuss rising IoT security implications

October 31, 2019

The Trusted Computing Group (TCG), a not-for-profit organization formed to develop, define and promote open, vendor-neutral global industry standards for secure computing, is holding an online IoT panel discussion and webinar to highlight the significance of IoT scaling strategies and

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Honeywell launches 30 Series IP Cameras to improve building security

September 18, 2019

Honeywell’s new 30 Series IP Cameras use advanced analytics and secure channel video encryption to guard against unauthorized data access and distribution.

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IoT is a Hot Topic in Cybercriminal Underground

September 10, 2019

A new report from Trend Micro Research finds cybercriminals around the world are actively discussing how to compromise connected devices.

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Verkada introduces 4K Hybrid Cloud Camera

August 22, 2019

The CM61 features onboard image processing, giving it the ability to intelligently detect people, vehicles, motion, and anomalies.