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A view of the Senrio product showing a graphic representation of associated devices. (Image courtesy of Senrio.)

Startup Senrio Sniffs Out Stealth IoT Devices on your Network

In-brief: A new start-up, Senrio, unveiled its Sensor this week: a new security monitoring tool that can identify and monitor embedded devices connected to your network and spot anomalous or malicious behavior. 

EFF Warns of Security Culture Gap at Hardware Engineering Firms | TechCrunch

EFF Warns of Security Culture Gap at Hardware Engineering Firms | TechCrunch

In-brief: A senior attorney at the Electronic Frontier Foundation warned about the security knowledge gap facing traditional engineering firms as they pivot to making connected devices. 

The Department of Homeland Security is investing close to $4 million on two projects related to the security of connected vehicles.

GAO: Help Securing Connected Cars is Years Away

In-brief: Security improvements for connected cars may be years away, as both the government and industry struggle to catch up on the cyber security issue, a GAO report found. 

Survey: Consumers Wary of Connecting Vehicles

Survey: Consumers Wary of Connecting Vehicles

In-brief: Consumers express concerns about connected cars and say they assume vehicles will be hacked. 

Podcast: Craig Smith of OpenGarages on Vehicle Security and GM’s Bug Bounty

Podcast: Craig Smith of OpenGarages on Vehicle Security and GM’s Bug Bounty

In-brief: In this podcast, Paul speaks with Craig Smith of Open Garages on GM’s bounty program, the state of connected vehicle security, and what the auto industry can learn from open source.