Heartbleed And The Internet Of Things


Heartbleed is not a country and western song, but many wish it were. It’s a programming glitch with the potential to cause disastrous and widespread compromises on seemingly secure data. By some estimates, the flaw in the heartbleed code has allowed hackers to collect personal data, including passwords, undetected, for as long as two years. Exactly how much data has been breached, and what... » read more

New Stuff To Worry About


This is an exciting time to be on the bleeding edge of security. With the paradigm shift from the Internet of information, to the Internet of things (IoT) coming about, object security is going to be a whole new ball game. Just today I got wind of a story where someone had managed to hack into a baby monitor connected to a home network. As the story goes, an Ohio couple was awakened, in the ... » read more