Securing the Internet of Things

(Still) Securing the Internet of Things Ahh, IoT. Remotely monitoring and configuring your doorbell, washer and dryer, thermostat, security cameras, or just about any applicance or wearable you can imagine is pretty cool. And, the list of IoT devices gets larger every day. But here’s the rub on IoT devices: As Mirai proved to everyone last fall, they are perfect conduits for cyber attacks. Here’s why: Their designers don’t devote enough time or energy to securing the device’s software, [...]

By | 2017-10-17T08:37:43+00:00 August 16th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Securing the Internet of Things

National Cyber Security Awareness Month

Business concept photo.Businessman working investment project modern office.Touching pad contemporary laptop. Worldwide connection technology,stock exchanges graphics interface. Did you know October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month? It’s an annual campaign to raise awareness of cybersecurity sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security. According to the DHS, “We live in a world that is more connected than ever before. The Internet touches almost all aspects of everyone’s daily life, whether we realize it or not.” “National Cyber [...]

By | 2017-10-17T08:47:50+00:00 October 6th, 2016|General|Comments Off on National Cyber Security Awareness Month