The Internet of Things opens up a world of possibilities for our connected lives. But what if a hacker could gain control of the things that mean the most to us. Here we investigate some possible hacking scenarios that could just happen.
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Ubuntu Linux aims to become the glue that holds the Internet of Things together with its new partnerships.
The ISC site, home to the world's most popular Domain Name System program BIND, appears to have been infected with malware.
International Telecommunication Union and Internet Society will jointly identify ways to build "long-term capacity" and provide advice on ways to combat spam, which accounts for 80 percent of global e-mail traffic.
Firefox has blocked known phishing and malware sites for some time. Now it will check reputation on individual files and soon use file signatures.
With the Raspberry Pi and its modular programming language at its heart, Kano is hoping to inspire kids to get involved with programming.
AV-Test.org's latest comparison of security suites for Android have many products with very high scores. Among the best, the difference is in a comparison of features and capabilities for the enterprise.
Well, that was ugly as sin. None of the major Web browsers--Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox or Safari--could withstand hacker attacks at Zero Day Initiative's Pwn2Own hacking competition.
[CORRECTION] Applying some of the more than 1.5 million new Android malware samples found this year, independent lab AV-Test compares Android solutions. They also look at usability, impact on system performance and other security features.
The Linux Foundation will be guiding consumer electronic players to one, universally compatible system of the Internet of Things.
Internet connectivity in cars will promote better vehicle safety and driving convenience. However the rise of autonomous vehicles also makes vehicles more vulnerable to software hacking, according to IEEE.
Yesterday MP Claire Perry's website was hacked. The current advisor to the British Prime Minister on UK Internet filtering laws accused a blogger who reported it of the deed, in threats revealing she doesn't know how links or websites work.
Former NSA contractor reportedly provided documents pointing to the U.S. government hacking of major Chinese telcos, Internet submarine cable giant Pacnet, and Chinese research institute Tsinghua University.
Many small businesses struggle to cope with internet security and are refusing to trade online as a result.
One Adobe ColdFusion zero-day, a VPS host, a network security scanner, 5.5 million domain names, and one IRC server — that's the cost of a hacking group obtaining revenge on a bunch of script kiddies.
Indian ISPs are among the world's worst spammers, and the high growth potential if Internet adoption in the country could produce double the world's spam count.
Machine-to-machine technology looks set to take off, but are businesses running to it without considering the security aspects? We spoke to the industry about what security implications exist and how serious they are.
The ITU meeting to discuss the future control of the internet was temporarily disrupted for two hours on Wednesday after what's thought to be a malicious attack on its systems.
Despite high adoption rates of virtualisation, many businesses aren't implementing it in a cost-effective and secure manner. Instead, they are opening themselves up to more serious issues.
A spokesman for digital agenda commissioner Neelie Kroes says he and one of her policy advisors have had their laptops hacked in Baku, which they are visiting for a major internet policy conference. A day before, Kroes had laid into her hosts for spying on activists.