Supply chain vulnerability in the ThroughTek "Kalay" network, a cloud-based communications platform used by an estimated 83 million IoT devices, could allow for remote compromise and control.
Is It Possible To Make IoT Devices Private? Amazon Echo Dot Does Not Wipe Personal Content After Factory Reset
IoT devices that record copious details of the daily lives of users raise natural privacy concerns. A history-clearing factory reset on the Echo Dot does not appear to clear that data.
IoT Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2019 Passes House of Representatives; Would Demand Cybersecurity Standards for Devices and Contractor Requirements
Designed to create more stringent contractor screening and government use requirements, the IoT Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2019 has now cleared its first hurdle in the House of Representatives.
Hundreds of Millions of IoT Devices Affected by TCP/IP Security Flaws Allowing Remote Code Execution and DDoS Attacks
Critical TCP/IP security flaw in a widely used software library affects hundreds of millions of IoT devices connected to the internet, including products from HP, Intel and many others.