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August Home Smart Lock Seeks Future With Airbnb

August Home smart lock recently paired with Airbnb to provide users and hosts with 21st-century security. But, is it necessary? IoT devices integrate with more and more aspects of home building and everyday living every...
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Adidas Says Latest Data Breach Only Affected “a few Million” Customers

According to fashion brand Adidas, "a few million" consumers might be affected by a recent data breach in their company. It seems like there is a new data breach of massive scale every single day....
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German Intelligence Maintains Spying Privileges Despite Concerns

A German court recently upheld that federal entities can parse any and all data sent through a major internet hub known as De-Cix. Many of you reading this might remember George Orwell's infamous book 1984. You...
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LISNR: the Company Making QR Codes Obsolete

LISNR is using sound waves and QR codes to revolutionize how people interact with tickets. In fact, they want to make tickets a thing of the past completely. Sound waves can do so much these...
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5 IoT Devices you Should be Investing in

In our modern connected society, IoT devices are everywhere. However, it can sometimes be hard to find one worth buying out of the millions of products on offer today. IoT devices are quickly becoming the...
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3 Brand new Mirai Botnet Attacks Against IoT Devices

This article details breaking news about three new attacks from the Mirai Botnet. You might also know this botnet as the devastating ransomware WannaCry. In April 2018, we covered the story of how university students...
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MEWKit Targets Ethereum Wallets in Cryptocurrency Phishing Attack

This article details breaking news of MEWKit as reported by RiskIQ. In theory, cryptocurrency users enjoy safer financial transactions than traditional banking options. However, the visibility of crypto-hacks and ransomware attacks that demand cryptocurrency over...
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Mozilla Firefox Wants to Eliminate Passwords With Web Authn

Mozilla Firefox's newly released Firefox 60 implemented WebAuthn tech, a data security method which may replace passwords on their platform. Given how often data breaches involve passwords, like the most recent Twitter fiasco, getting rid of our favorite personal access terms...
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3 Ways to Use ART – IBM’S Open Source AI Security Library

IBM’s Adversarial Robustness Toolbox, an open AI library, was released in April. Since then, developers have found some interesting uses for the tool.  IBM launched an open library to help secure artificial intelligence systems in April. They...
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Protect Yourself From This Orangeworm Trojan, Kwampir

This article explores the risks associated with medical system viruses and hacker group Orangeworm. It covers how this 'Kwampir' operates and who/what is most targeted. The article also details how to best protect yourself. The...