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Automotive semiconductor and cybersecurity specialist NXP Semiconductors has released its ‘reference platform’ for Amazon’s Alexa artificial intelligence-based personal assistant technology....

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Commentary on Industry 4.0 that only focuses on the Internet of Things (IoT) entirely misses the point. Armed with IoT devices, manufacturers could improve productivity and time-to-market. However,...

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Criminals have added code to the Mirai malware that targets IoT devices to mine Bitcoins. IT security researchers have discovered a module added to the Mirai malware that forces infected IoT devices...

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Following events in the past year, the narrative around IoT has shifted from excitement to concern about the digital and physical threat it poses. The creator of malware which bricks insecure devices...

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A new malicious software program targeting Linux-based Internet of Things (IoT) devices, called BrickerBot, has been spotted by cybersecurity vendor Radware. BrickerBot is similar to Mirai, the destructive...

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Low-cost IoT devices are notoriously prone to security weaknesses, but tech giant Microsoft has announced a new initiative to tackle the problem. Project Sopris aims to explore ways that low-cost...

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Microsoft hopes its Project Sopris initiative will help to secure low-cost IoT devices which have proven to have inherent weaknesses. Sopris is the name Microsoft has given to an initiative which targets...

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Moore’s law has been famously increasing the computing power at our behest, and has helped power the third industrial revolution of information technology and digital services. Many suggest that we are...

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(Image Credit: iStockPhoto/loongar) Security researchers have revealed some IoT devices and connected cars will survive being wiped and may leak sensitive information when exchanged. The risk posed to...