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According to recent research from IDC, it is forecasted that there will be 200 billion connected IoT devices by the end of 2020. And while connected, autonomous technology will clearly increase efficiency...

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Adversaries are constantly evolving. Success breeds copy-cats. And security is multifaceted. These are some of the key lessons Jeremy Cowan takes away from talking to Ted Harrington, executive partner,...

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Last month, public reports from ESET and Dragos outlined a new, highly capable Industrial Controls Systems (ICS) attack platform — the one reportedly used in 2016 against critical utilities infrastructure...

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Security experts at Kaspersky report the number of IoT malware attacks have more than doubled over the past year. Kaspersky monitor attacks with a ‘honeypot’ of insecure devices which imitate...

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Picture someone you don’t care for ambling down the sidewalk in winter. Now picture yourself packing one tight snowball and letting it fly, hitting that person square in the face. Effective, right?...

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In the last year, we’ve all heard of the Mirai malware, but did you know that Mirai is Japanese for ‘the future’? And that’s what I believe we are seeing: The future of cyber-attacks. This doesn’t...

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A new threat is targeting insecure IoT devices, but rather than hijack them for use in distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks, Brickerbot instead threatens to disable – or ‘brick’ – these...

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The vast majority of IT professionals say they anticipate an increase in cybersecurity attacks on the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), according to a new study from Tripwire. The survey, which quizzed...

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Most organizations are expecting an increase in cyber attacks on Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) infrastructure this year, according to a new survey. The study, commissioned by IT security company...