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AidCoin aims to restore trust in charities via crypto and blockchain

Startup AidCoin aims to transform the charity sector using blockchain and cryptocurrencies. Can it succeed? Chris Middleton investigates. Trust in charities is at an all-time...

Israeli hackers breach baby monitors, smart homes in 30 minutes

NEWSBYTE: Researchers at Ben Gurion University in Israel have found that a variety of off-the-shelf smart home devices, including security cameras, doorbells, and baby...

Security camera “riddled” with 13 serious security flaws

Unlucky for some users: Korean manufacturer races to patch vulnerabilities. Researchers have uncovered serious security holes in a popular security camera range. The flaws could...

Tenable unveils cybersecurity benchmarking tool

American cybersecurity firm Tenable has unveiled a new tool that lets CIOs and IT managers visualise, analyse, and measure the security threats posed to...

IoT ramps up cyber security risk, says in-depth report

A new report finds that most organisations lack the right mix of strategy and execution to tackle rising threats to cybersecurity. And the Internet...

Panasonic and Trend Micro team to bring security to driverless cars

NEWSBYTE: Panasonic and Trend Micro have announced a new cybersecurity partnership to develop solutions that prevent cyber-attacks against autonomous and connected cars. The team-up aims...

Smart speakers could spill corporate secrets, researchers warn

Sonos and Bose speakers could enable hackers to identify access points via which they might infiltrate companies to steal information, says Trend Micro. Security researchers...

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...

Which? calls on retailers to withdraw risky connected toys

A recently published study by consumer watchdog Which? has found that connected toys pose a string of complex security risks. Just in time for the...

Gemalto survey: Governments should intervene on IoT security

Confidence in IoT security is seriously lacking among both consumers and businesses, Gemalto's study finds.  Some nine out of ten consumers lack confidence in the...

Analysis: Researchers reveal KRACK in the IoT

The seriousness of KRACK and the threat posed by Wi-Fi vulnerabilities to IoT-enabled devices should not be underestimated, say experts.  This week, the headlines have...

Rambus: Closing the door on IoT hackers

In a contributed article to Internet of Business, Asaf Ashkenazi, vice president of IoT security products at semiconductor and IP products company Rambus, says...
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