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Senators Call For Help Understanding IoT

June 26, 2015 10:480 comments
Senators Call For Help Understanding IoT

In-brief: A bipartisan group of U.S. Senators has openly asked for advice and counsel on the topic of understanding and securing the Internet of Things- a sign that the government is lagging in its awareness and response to the challenges posed by IoT. Like this:Like Loading…

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Study: Financial Firms Hit Hard By Targeted Attacks

June 25, 2015 12:160 comments
A graphic shows threats targeting financial services organizations vs. non financial services focused attacks in purple. (Image courtesy of Websense/Raytheon.)

In-brief: A new report from the firm Websense finds that financial services firms are being hit hard by cyber attacks, including targeted attacks aimed at luring employees into installing malicious software on corporate networks. Like this:Like Loading…

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LastPass Says Hackers Stole Account Data

June 15, 2015 18:221 comment
LastPass says it was the victim of a cyber attack, but that password vaults were not compromised.

In-brief:  LastPass, the keeper of passwords for millions of security conscious Internet users said on Monday that its own systems were breached by hackers. Like this:Like Loading…

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Update: Risk Lurks at Autonomous Driving’s Fuzzy Edge

June 3, 2015 09:290 comments
Car makers are looking for ways to manage the potential liability of autonomous driving features.

In-brief: autonomous vehicle makers are looking for ways to manage liability by getting drivers to “OK” autonomous actions. But is that the best approach?  Like this:Like Loading…

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