IoT Privacy & Security Workshop Report

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

Canada’s Privacy Commissioner eyes connected cars

"Modern Cars are more than simply vehicles. They have become smartphones on wheels — mobile sensor networks, capable of...

Another IoT toy security failure: 2 million voice messages left exposed

Maker of cuddly connected devices Spiral Toys have joined a small but growing club of toymakers now infamous for compromising the...

Workshop: “Pushing Back on the Internet of Things”

Princeton University’s Center for IT Policy (CITP), collaborating with the Center for Digital Humanities, is soliciting "teams...

European Workshop on Usable Security

The 2nd European Workshop on Usable Security (EuroUSEC) will be an affiliated workshop at the 2nd IEEE European Symposium on...

CES 2017 – Day One, Privacy Wrap-up

Today was the first official day of 2017's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, and I walked the show floor to see this year's...

FTC launches $25K contest for smart home IoT security tool

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is offering $25,000 (and runner-up prizes) for a "technical solution" that would protect...

Report: Health Wearable Devices in the Big Data Era

The report documents a number of current digital health marketing practices that threaten the privacy of consumer health...

Privacy and Consumer Groups Bring Complaint about Toys That Spy

Privacy and consumer watchdog groups have filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission about toys that are insecure enough...