A group of researchers from Princeton revealed that, through an attack dubbed MadIoT, threat actors could leverage an IoT botnet to compromise the power grid and cause widespread blackouts.
Using a virtual private network (VPN) to obfuscate your location and encrypt data is a powerful way to boost data privacy and prevent the tracking, stalking and theft of personal information.
With a corporate culture that supports transparency and human agency, it's possible to maximize the existing benefits of artificial intelligence (AI) while laying the groundwork for the future of AI.
To establish a consolidated data risk management program, the chief information security officer (CISO), chief data officer (CDO) and chief risk officer (CRO) must be on the same page.
Under the Charter of Trust, limiting the impact of digital transformation and cybersecurity and building trust for users has to be the result of close collaboration at all levels.
Encouraging young people to pursue a security career is not just the job of the public sector. Organizations that hire security professionals also have a responsibility to help grow this talent pool.
Increasingly, businesses are focusing more on ruggedized and IoT device management, compliance of their endpoints, and developing an overall strategy to secure these types of devices.
These days, many electronics companies deploy industrial IoT technologies without evaluating or protecting against cybersecurity risks, or preparing a fast and effective response to a breach.
Advanced authentication solutions can help mitigate the risk of fraud by detecting malicious activity without adding unwanted speed bumps to the online user experience.
This year, IoT security jumped in importance for many security professionals as enterprises continue to adopt more IoT technologies. Now, our security tools and solutions need to catch up.