FTC Comment on Improving IoT Security

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has contributed comments to a working group overseen by the U.S. National Telecommunications...

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...

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...

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...

IoT Privacy & Security Workshop Report

The European Commission organised and hosted an IoT Privacy & Security workshop in Brussels back in January 2017, where...

FTC Workshop on Connected Car Privacy/Security

Modern motor vehicles increasingly are being equipped with technologies that enable them to access information via the Internet...

Fellowship on IoT workplace privacy/security

A postdoctoral researcher is required for at least 12 months at the Center for Security Informatics at Indiana University to study...

IoT product maker bricks device as revenge for bad review

Man buys IoT garage door opener. Man thinks product is poorly made, leaves comment in manufacturer's forum and on Amazon.

Workshop on Privacy and Security of Computer Vision

A new workshop in Hawaii will examine the future of computer vision (real-time video and/or image analysis), which is rapidly...