Just in time for IoT Day, the Mirai botnet is launching attacks with a new trick up its sleeve: a built-in bitcoin mining component.
The IBM X-Force team tracked the weaponization of IoT devices and found that the threat of so-called thingbots increased dramatically in 2016.
The Internet of Things is growing rapidly, and more devices means more opportunities for attackers to expose IoT security gaps.
Blockchain has the potential to revolutionize the way businesses conduct financial transactions in the next few years, according to security experts.
For our RSA wrap-up, we summarized some key points and takeaways about emerging trends such as the IoT, security analytics and the IT skills shortage.
Connected devices are beginning to change ownership for the first time, which presents new IoT security challenges for manufacturers.
IoT security risks include physical, network, software and encryption attacks that target the sensor, network and application layers of IoT systems.
IoT security products generated the biggest buzz at CES 2017, laying the groundwork for industrywide standards and more robust enterprise applications.
The FTC will sponsor a contest during CES 2017 to develop an IoT patching tool that enables users to promptly update software and eliminate vulnerabilities