Q & A with Derek Manky, Chief, Security Insights with FortinetNovember 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…
Smart bulbs could cause security gaps: UTSA studyNovember 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…
Eaton broadcast examines cyber threats amid growing connectivityNovember 4, 2019
As part of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month in the United States, Eaton recently launched its latest Current Thinking broadcast examining emerging cyber threats amid growing connectivity. The broadcast, “A Holistic Approach to Cybersecurity,” launched on Oct. 29 and featured experts…
Panel to discuss rising IoT security implicationsOctober 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…
IoT is a Hot Topic in Cybercriminal UndergroundSeptember 10, 2019
A new report from Trend Micro Research finds cybercriminals around the world are actively discussing how to compromise connected devices.
Intertek sites approved as IoT cybersecurity test labsSeptember 5, 2019
Testing laboratories in Lexington, KY and Rockville, MD have been approved as authorized testing labs for the CTIA Cybersecurity Certification Test Plan for IoT devices.
Honeywell enhances its Forge for Buildings platform, boosts security optionsAugust 21, 2019
Customizable facility automation, surveillance and visualization technologies, including cybersecurity services, help optimize day-to-day building operations and safety.
NRC and University of Waterloo create new IoT collaboration hubJune 17, 2019
This new innovation centre will lead to discoveries and advances including publications, patents, and the commercialization of technology.
Robots patrolling floors and opening doorsMarch 7, 2019
At a security industry event in April, Cobalt Robotics will show an intelligent security robot that can pass through a secured door without human intervention.
Trend Micro Report: many IoT automation servers remain exposedMarch 5, 2019
The biggest issue with automation rules is they become increasingly complex as more devices and actions are added. They are prone to logic errors, and it becomes more challenging to manage, track, and debug actions, especially if there are functional overlaps between rules.