Post Profile






Hackable Speed Cameras Highlight Risk Of Rush Toward IoT-Enabled 'Smart' Cities

We've been talking at length about how the lack of security in the Internet of Things space is seen as a sort of adorable joke, but isn't always a laughing matter. While the hillarious stupidity of some of the "smart" products flooding the market is undeniable, the reality is that the abysmal state of security in "IoT" devices (read: little to none) is creating millions of new attack vectors every year.
read more

share

Related Posts


IoT gateways drive new revenue, data collection

Utilities / Energy : Smart Grid

An IoT (Internet of Things) gateway is a device that enables machine-to-machine communication by connecting appliances in the home, workplace, or smart city to cellular or Wi-Fi networks. IoT gateways are built on chipsets that incl...

Smart cities, energy management driving IoT in India

Utilities / Energy : Smart Grid

The Internet of Things (IoT) is gaining popularity among Indian enterprises, government, and consumers, but security concerns and the lack of relevant business cases may limit adoption in the shorter term, according to analysts at G...

Johnson & Johnson Warns Insulin Pump Owners They Could Be Killed By Hackers

Industries / Law : Techdirt

Initially the lack of security on "smart" Internet of Things devices was kind of funny as companies rushed to make a buck and put device security on the back burner. And while hackable tea kettles and refrigerators that leak your Gm...

Singapore’s GemPower speeds smart sustainability via IoT

Technology : ReadWriteWeb

GemPower Cloud is a Singapore-based joint venture that aims to accelerate smart city growth by speeding the enabling of Internet of Things (IoT) devices. The firm announced the joint venture between People Power China, a cloud and m...

Unsecured speeding cameras wide open to smart city hackers

Technology : ReadWriteWeb

Security concerns about Internet of Things (IoT) consumer gear has now spread to speeding cameras used in smart cities. TheNewspaper.com rang alarm bells about the proliferation of connected smart city technology that is vulnerable ...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC