Call for Chapters: Technology and the City

All over the world massive investments are being made to realize visions of the ‘Smart City.’ Technology plays a central role...

Samsung Galaxy S8 Iris Recognition Tricked

German techies have fooled the Galaxy 8's iris recognition authentication software by placing a contact lens over a life-size...

Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security

SOUPS 2017 will bring together an interdisciplinary group of researchers and practitioners in human computer interaction,...

Interdisciplinary Summer School on Privacy and IoT

Doctoral researchers working on privacy, data protection, security, surveillance and ethics are invited to participate in the 2nd...

IoT vulnerabilities exposed by 11-year-old whiz kid

Before an audience of experts at the International One cybersecurity conference in the Hague this week, an 11-year-old tech...

PhD Scholarship for Ethics and Human-Machine Systems

The University of Edinburgh, in partnership with Microsoft Research are offering a 3-year full-time funded PhD. The focus of the...

Wearables as reliable incriminating evidence

Now, with a growing influx of IoT sensors being deployed across society, police can access dozens of reliable trackers cooperating...

Bose lawsuit alleges spying on habits through headphones

The 'Connect' app enables extra features for select Bose headsets and speakers in the QuietComfort, QuietControl, SoundLink and...

CfP: Security and Privacy in Smart Cities

Due to the fact that big data and smart city go hand-in-hand, information security has become inevitable requirement not only for...