New Study: Users of voice assistants fear that their private communication will be permanently monitored and stored by unauthorized third parties.
The router malware VPN filter threatens more devices than expected. And: Not only network devices, but also endpoints could be infected. Security researchers from Cisco Talos published new findings on router malware VPN filters on Thursday. A Stage 3 module […]
Over 500,000 routers and NAS systems in 54+ countries are now infected with new malware. The malware named VPN filter is highly destructive and in the worst case can even destroy the infected device.
The number of cyber attacks on IoT (Internet of Things) devices will continue to increase steadily in 2018. Over the past few years, growth forecasts by industry analysts have overturned: 50 billion devices should be networked on the Internet of […]
The “emergency call” (eCall) adopted by the European Parliament in 2015 is a new automatic emergency call system for motor vehicles conceived by the European Union, which manufacturers will have to incorporate into all new models of their passenger cars and commercial vehicles starting 31 March 2018.
The European IT security provider ESET was interested in how security and privacy in the constantly growing number of networked households (Smart Homes) is. To this end, ESET conducted a practical test of a selection of IoT devices for Smart Homes.
While the use of hacked or malware-infected IoT devices and networks was mostly limited to using the acquired devices as cyberweapons in order to execute massive DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attacks in the past, other threats to IoT devices […]