Tag: embedded device

License plate readers are vulnerable to hackers, EFF warned.

Study: Serious Web Security Flaws Rampant on Embedded Devices

In-brief: three quarters of embedded systems that sport web interfaces tested by researchers at universities in Germany and France contained serious security vulnerabilities, according to a new study. The results raise more questions about the security of embedded devices including home routers and home surveillance cameras. 

Smart devices raise thorny questions about what kinds of connections between autonomous systems should and shouldn't be allowed.

Who gets to talk to your Fridge? | O’Reilly Radar

In-brief: an article on O’Reilly’s Radar site raises important questions about what kinds of connections and data sharing should be allowed on the Internet of Things – and how consumer privacy can be protected.