Security vulnerabilities in Hyundai Blue Link mobile app allowed hackers to steal vehicles

Security vulnerabilities in the Hyundai Blue Link mobile apps allowed hackers to steal vehicles, the car maker fixed them. Security vulnerabilities in the Hyundai Blue Link mobile apps could be exploited by hackers to locate, unlock and start vehicles of the carmaker….

The IoT of bricks: Someone is bricking insecure IoT devices

I cant justify the vigilantism, but someone is bricking vulnerable IoT devices. I ponder the morality of it all. Its called BrickerBot. It finds IoT devices with dubious security and simply bricks/disables them. Insecure dishwashers, teapots, refrigerators, security cameras all become part of vast botnets….

Weak, stolen passwords still a leading factor in breaches: Verizon report

Annual report on incidents and breaches in 84 countries is a mix of bad news, trends and advice to infosec pros…

Israeli cyber authority says it stopped major hacking attack

Israels National Cyber Authority has thwarted a major attack on businesses and public institutions, the Prime Ministers Office said in a statement Wednesday, just days after the body faced harsh criticism from some of the countrys top ……

New IoT Botnet Rises Feeding On Vulnerable Security Cameras

The ISBuzz Post : This Post New IoT Botnet Rises Feeding On Vulnerable Security Cameras appeared first on Information Security Buzz . A new botnet is slowly building critical mass by exploiting unsecured webcams and IP cameras and conducting mass scans for vulnerable devices….

Posted by Jerry Witkowicz on 27 April 2017
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