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Smart Home Devices Under Swatting Attacks; FBI Warns

Internet of Things (IoT) has become an easy target for threat actors. The rise of connected devices in our daily lives and unpatched flaws...

Ransomware Attacks in 2020! These are 4 Most Affected Sectors

From a local food retailer to a multi-national company, ransomware attacks continue to loom over cyberspace. Ransomware operators target victims by encrypting their sensitive...

Senate Passes IoT Cybersecurity Improvement Bill by Unanimous Consent

The Senate, on November 17, 2020, approved the Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act (H.R. 1668) by unanimous consent and sent it to the...

Protect the Connected! Will IoT Ever be 100% Secure?

The National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) for the U.S., which started on October 1, continues to raise awareness on the significance of cybersecurity in...

New InterPlanetary Storm Malware Variant Targets IoT Devices in Asia

Deemed as an “unusual” security threat upon its discovery last year, the InterPlanetary Storm malware has resurfaced into the wild with a few add-on...

U.S. House Passes Bipartisan IoT Security Bill to Strengthen IoT Networks

The U.S. House of Representatives passed the IoT Cybersecurity Improvement Act, which is intended to improve the security of Internet of Things (IoT) devices...

Unsecured Internet-connected Printers at Risk of Getting Hijacked

Security researchers from CyberNews warned that cybercriminals could take advantage of unsecured internet-connected printers to control corporate networks and access sensitive information like device...

Threat Alert! Amazon Alexa “One-Click” Attack Could Jeopardize Personal Data

The researchers from Check Point discovered critical security flaws in Amazon’s Alexa virtual assistant platform that could allow threat actors to obtain users’ personal...

Your Mobile Location Data Could Pose Security Threats: NSA

The U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) warned about the security risks associated with location data tracked via mobile phones and other connected devices. The...

How to Secure Your Home Wi-Fi Network

The Wi-Fi router has become the most important gadget in every household as most employees are currently working from home. Remote workers require endpoint...

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