Middle Ages

The Internet of Things is sending us back to the Middle Ages?

Internet-enabled devices (Internet of Things) are so common, and so vulnerable, that hackers recently broke into a casino through its fish tank. The tank had internet-connected sensors measuring its temperature and cleanliness. The hackers got into the fish tank’s sensors and then to the computer used to control them, and from there to other parts […]

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Memcached attack Memcrashed

Memcached DDoS exploit code (Memcrashed) released

Two separate proofs-of-concept (PoC) exploit code for Memcached amplification attack have been released online that could allow even script-kiddies to launch massive DDoS attacks using UDP reflections easily.

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IoT Attacks

IoT attacks are getting worse and no one’s listening

The IoT sector is expected to grow to 20.4 billion devices by 2020, and businesses are expected to spend $134 billion annually by 2022 just on cybersecurity for IoT devices, according to Juniper Research. That’s a lot of potential security hazards.

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