IoT Technology

IoT Technology

BrickerBot creator Janit0r ‘retires’ after bricking over 10 million IoT devices

Alleged Brickerbot creator Janit0R stands down from hectic career of compromising IoT devices.  Janit0r, the alleged creator of BrickerBot, a piece of malware designed to...

Consumers value IoT, but they don’t trust it, says Cisco

New research finds that fears over data privacy persist but aren't enough to get consumers to pull the plug on smart devices.  Cisco has announced...

Andromeda IoT botnet dismantled by international cyber taskforce

As the Andromeda botnet gets dismantled, another steps forward to take over the job of infecting IoT devices.  Law enforcement agencies around the world have...

Apple Watch KardiaBand accessory shows it’s time for IoT in healthcare

A new watch band from KardiaBand by AliveCor has received approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to carry out electrocardiography...

Ten IoT predictions for 2018 from Cisco’s Maciej Kranz

Internet of Business speaks to Cisco executive and bestselling author Maciej Kranz about his IoT forecast for 2018.  Maciej Kranz is vice president of strategic...

European Parliament pushes on IoT device security and interoperability

The European Parliament wants to force the IoT industry to give consumers the security and interoperability they expect from the devices they buy. However,...

IBM’s Harriet Green: The ABC of IoT in 2018

In an exclusive article for Internet of Business, Harriet Green, general manager of IBM Watson Internet of Things, customer engagement and education, shares her...

AWS goes all-in on IoT at Reinvent in Las Vegas

AWS is placing serious bets on IoT, with a flurry of announcements at its Reinvent conference underway this week in Las Vegas. When it...

HPE and ABB spell out plans for industrial IoT partnership

At HPE's Discover conference, being held this week in Madrid, the IT giant has announced a partnership with Swiss/Swedish industrial company ABB.  Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (HPE)...

Semtech develops disposable LoRa IoT nano-tag

Semiconductor specialist Semtech extends its product and services reach further into IoT networking technologies with a new disposable LoRa-enabled Nano-tag for IoT. Already known to Internet of...

Internet of Banking & Payments: where every device is a payment...

With the impending arrival of the second payment services directive in January, the pressure is on financial institutions to ensure they’re ready for...

DDoS attacks almost double with IoT as target, says Corero

A 91 per cent increase is recorded in DDoS activity as criminals seize on unsecured IoT devices to launch attacks, according to Corero.  Businesses are...