internet of things
‘Woke up sweating’: Texas power companies remotely raise temperatures on people using their smart thermostats
Smart thermostats can be remotely adjusted during periods of high energy demand.
On Jun 18, 2021 by Mikael Thalen
Smartlock developer settles with FTC after security vulnerabilities found
The FTC settled with Tapplock for misrepresenting how secure its devices were.
On Apr 8, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich
What happens when smart cities open the physical world to cyberattacks?
From gridlocking Manhattan to weaponizing appliances, internet-connected cities may become a security nightmare.
On Sep 28, 2019 by Ben Dickson
More smart home devices vulnerable, McAfee researchers find
McAfee researchers were able to hack two home devices.
On Feb 25, 2019 by Ben Dickson
How to protect yourself from identity theft on the dark web
Here's everything you need to know about online identity theft.
On Aug 20, 2018 by Ben Dickson
Who is responsible when the internet of things malfunctions?
Who holds responsibility when it comes to the internet of things.
On Jul 7, 2018 by Benjamin Powers
Someone hacked a casino’s high-roller list through a high-tech fish tank
There's always a way in.
On Apr 15, 2018 by Chris Tognotti
Millions of smart TVs are vulnerable to hackers
Here's what you can do to protect yourself.
On Feb 14, 2018 by Ben Dickson
Why IOTA could be the next Bitcoin
IOTA could become the standardized currency of the so-called Internet of Things.
On Dec 18, 2017 by Claire Downs
How to ditch keys forever with a smart lock
A smart lock can make your front door a whole lot more useful.
On Aug 15, 2017 by Christina Bonnington
The quiet war against ownership
A major conflict is shaping up between the owners of smart devices and the companies that produced them.
On Aug 14, 2017 by Joshua A.T. Fairfield
Latest bankruptcy proves ‘smart cards’ were a complete disaster
Plastc filed for bankruptcy this week after taking $9 million in pre-orders.
On Apr 21, 2017 by Phillip Tracy
City on the frontline of cyberwarfare to host Global Cybersecurity Summit
GCS2017 will host experts and thought leaders from both the private and public sector.
On Apr 21, 2017 by Ben Dickson
These wall hooks are watching and recording everything you do
Be aware of the ordinary objects that surround you.
On Apr 12, 2017 by Phillip Tracy