Posts Tagged: Internet of Things

Advisory Group Publishes IoT Security Recommendations

A few weeks ago on October 21, hackers launched a series of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks that effectively crippled a large portion of the Internet. For several hours, many users were completely unable to access the Internet as a botnet flooded DNS servers with traffic. So how did the hackers pull it off?… Read more »

Mobile Providers Roll out Data Plans for Internet of Things

Internet access is no longer limited to PCs and smartphones. These days, everything from municipal transit buses to climate control systems to household appliances are being integrated into the Internet as well. This new influx of web-connected infrastructure is known collectively as the Internet of Things (IoT). Today, the IoT is in a similar phase… Read more »