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Millions of Routers, IoT Devices at Risk as Malware Source Code Surfaces on GitHub
"BotenaGo" contains exploits for more than 30 vulnerabilities in multiple vendor products and is being used to spread Mirai botnet malware, security vendor says.
January 26, 2022
"BotenaGo" contains exploits for more than 30 vulnerabilities in multiple vendor products and is being used to spread Mirai botnet malware, security vendor says.
by Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer
January 26, 2022
4 min read
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OMB Issues Zero-Trust Strategy for Federal Agencies
Federal officials tout the strategy as a more proactive approach to securing government networks.
January 26, 2022
Federal officials tout the strategy as a more proactive approach to securing government networks.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 26, 2022
1 min read
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As IoT Attacks Increase, Experts Fear More Serious Threats
Variants of the Mirai codebase are still a popular way to compromise and subvert Internet of Things devices, but experts fear more serious threats may be ahead.
January 25, 2022
Variants of the Mirai codebase are still a popular way to compromise and subvert Internet of Things devices, but experts fear more serious threats may be ahead.
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
January 25, 2022
4 min read
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Cyber-Physical Security: What It Is and What You Should Do
Ancillary installations like the Internet of Things, operational technology, and industrial control systems enable lots of great functionality, and they face most of the same risks as IT infrastructure.
January 25, 2022
Ancillary installations like the Internet of Things, operational technology, and industrial control systems enable lots of great functionality, and they face most of the same risks as IT infrastructure.
by Morey Haber, CTO and CISO, BeyondTrust
January 25, 2022
5 min read
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Name That Toon: Nowhere to Hide
Feeling creative? Submit your caption and our panel of experts will reward the winner with a $25 Amazon gift card.
January 18, 2022
Feeling creative? Submit your caption and our panel of experts will reward the winner with a $25 Amazon gift card.
by John Klossner, Cartoonist
January 18, 2022
1 min read
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Honeywell Adds Deception Tech to Building Automation Systems Security
New OT security platform directs attackers toward phony assets to deflect threats.
January 11, 2022
New OT security platform directs attackers toward phony assets to deflect threats.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 11, 2022
2 min read
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Enterprise Security at CES 2022 Marked by IoT, Biometrics, and PC Chips
Amid the onslaught of mostly consumer-oriented announcements in Las Vegas, a few key items pertaining to enterprise security emerged.
January 11, 2022
Amid the onslaught of mostly consumer-oriented announcements in Las Vegas, a few key items pertaining to enterprise security emerged.
by Seth Colaner, freelance writer
January 11, 2022
5 min read
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7 Predictions for Global Energy Cybersecurity in 2022
Increased digitization makes strong cybersecurity more important than ever.
January 07, 2022
Increased digitization makes strong cybersecurity more important than ever.
by Leo Simonovich, VP & Global Head, Industrial Cyber and Digital Security, Siemens Energy
January 07, 2022
5 min read
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Lights Out: Cyberattacks Shut Down Building Automation Systems
Security experts in Germany discover similar attacks that lock building engineering management firms out of the BASes they built and manage — by turning a security feature against them.
December 20, 2021
Security experts in Germany discover similar attacks that lock building engineering management firms out of the BASes they built and manage — by turning a security feature against them.
by Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor
December 20, 2021
9 min read
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Mobile App Developers Keep Fraudulent Traffic at Bay with Anti-Fraud API
The new API and SDK from Pixalate helps mobile developers avoid getting their apps delisted from app stores by detecting and blocking fraudulent traffic.
December 17, 2021
The new API and SDK from Pixalate helps mobile developers avoid getting their apps delisted from app stores by detecting and blocking fraudulent traffic.
by Fahmida Y. Rashid, Features Editor, Dark Reading
December 17, 2021
4 min read
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Claroty Raises $400M More, Acquires Healthcare IoT Security Firm Medigate
Industrial control systems security firm reaches $635M in funding with this Series E round.
December 08, 2021
Industrial control systems security firm reaches $635M in funding with this Series E round.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
December 08, 2021
1 min read
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Legal Cases and Privacy Rulings Aim to Curtail Facial Biometrics
Decisions in the UK and Australia, and lawsuits in the United States, could force facial-recognition providers to remove data from their machine-learning models.
November 30, 2021
Decisions in the UK and Australia, and lawsuits in the United States, could force facial-recognition providers to remove data from their machine-learning models.
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
November 30, 2021
6 min read
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The Old Ways Aren’t Working: Let’s Rethink OT Security
Ransomware attacks against critical infrastructure go beyond locking up data. They can entirely shut down production in a facility. Here's how AI can help you fight back.
November 16, 2021
Ransomware attacks against critical infrastructure go beyond locking up data. They can entirely shut down production in a facility. Here's how AI can help you fight back.
by Fahmida Y. Rashid, Features Editor, Dark Reading
November 16, 2021
8 min read
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What Happens If Time Gets Hacked
Renowned hardware security expert raises alarm on the risk and dangers of cyberattackers targeting the current time-synchronization infrastructure.
November 11, 2021
Renowned hardware security expert raises alarm on the risk and dangers of cyberattackers targeting the current time-synchronization infrastructure.
by Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor
November 11, 2021
3 min read
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UL Launches SafeCyber Platform to Secure IoT
UL’s SafeCyber will allow organizations to manage cybersecurity governance and processes as well as speed up time spent on firmware development.
November 08, 2021
UL’s SafeCyber will allow organizations to manage cybersecurity governance and processes as well as speed up time spent on firmware development.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
November 08, 2021
2 min read
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