Sound waves could be used to hack into critical sensors in a broad array of technologies including smartphones, automobiles, medical devices and the Internet of Things, according to research from University of Michigan.
Cybersecurity researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a new form of ransomware that was able to take over control of a simulated water treatment plant, exposing the vulnerability of industrial controls.
Approximately 150,000 internet-connected printers have been hacked across the world by an anonymous hacker, whose intention was to warn users about the vulnerability of their devices.
Security firm Keeper conducted a study of 10 million passwords that became public through data breaches that occurred in 2016. As a result, the 25 most common passwords have been revealed.
For decades, deterrence has effectively countered the threat of nuclear weapons. Can we achieve similar results against cyber weapons?
ThyssenKrupp, one of the world’s largest steelmakers, has revealed that it was the victim of a ‘massive cyber attack’ earlier this year.
Security firm SEC Consult has uncovered two backdoor accounts in Sony Ipela Engine IP Cameras, which could make them vulnerable to outside attacks.
According to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, IBM will pay around $30 million in compensation for its role in this year’s online Census bungle.
The Broadband Internet Technical Advisory Group (BITAG) has released a report detailing the security issues with IoT devices and a range of recommendations to solve these issues.
There are concerns about plans to install Chinese-owned technology on a supercomputer used by government agencies and Australian universities.
A recent analysis from security company Zscaler reveals the IoT devices that are most at risk of attack.
A security researcher has come up with an unconventional solution to protect IoT devices against Mirai, a DDoS source code that has been wreaking havoc over the past month
Users of Schneider Electric’s Unity Pro software are urged to download an upgrade, after a vulnerability was discovered in the software.
Mirai has struck again, hacking IoT devices to take out major websites such as Twitter, Spotify, Amazon and Paypal. Chinese electronics manufacturer Hangzhou Xiongmai Technology has admitted its inadvertent role in the attack.
Last year’s hack of the Australian Bureau of Meteorology has been attributed to a foreign power, according to a new report from the Australian Cyber Security Centre.
Dubbed Mirai, this malware code scans the internet for vulnerable IoT devices that are protected by factory default usernames and passwords.
According to a new study by the University at Buffalo (UB), smartphones are an ideal tool to steal sensitive data from 3D printers.