Category: cybercrime

Smart toys sold on Amazon are vulnerable to hacking
cyber, cyber security

Smart toys sold on Amazon are vulnerable to hacking

Smart Toys which were purchased heavily during this year’s shopping season are said to be extremely vulnerable to hackers. This was the truth revealed by ... Read More

ENTER TO WIN A NINTENDO SWITCH WHILE TAKING FREE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COURSES
(ISC)2, cyber

ENTER TO WIN A NINTENDO SWITCH WHILE TAKING FREE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COURSES

This post was originally published by (ISC)² Management. (ISC)² members and associates have an exclusive opportunity to win a Nintendo Switch while earning CPEs. This ... Read More

Jewelry to unlock an iPhone or authenticate a digital payment
Access Control, biometrics

Jewelry to unlock an iPhone or authenticate a digital payment

As biometrics are replacing the passwords and pins, a company has come up with jewelry which has an embedded fingerprint used to authenticate a digital ... Read More

Cyber Threats to Healthcare on the Rise
(ISC)2, Certification

Cyber Threats to Healthcare on the Rise

Hospitals are set up to fight infections, but not necessarily the kind that has been plaguing healthcare institutions lately – malware. A new report estimates ... Read More

Microsoft fixes Azure Login Vulnerability
Azure, cyber

Microsoft fixes Azure Login Vulnerability

American Technology Microsoft has released a press statement yesterday stating that it has fixed a flaw on the login system of its Azure cloud which ... Read More

Notorious spy tool taken down in global operation
Cyber Security JOBS, cybercrime

Notorious spy tool taken down in global operation

IM-RAT, which could be had for as little as US$25, was bought by nearly 15,000 people Law enforcement authorities in a number of countries have ... Read More

How to achieve out-of-the box global IoT connectivity
Access Control, cyber

How to achieve out-of-the box global IoT connectivity

The IoT world is developing at a tremendous pace, but while Cisco estimates that there will be more than 50 billion connected devices by 2020 ... Read More

Why Ethical Hackers have an essential part to play in protecting enterprise data from cybersecurity threats
Access Control, cyber

Why Ethical Hackers have an essential part to play in protecting enterprise data from cybersecurity threats

The beginning of October sees the start of Cyber Security Awareness Month, a collaborative effort between governments and industry to raise awareness about the importance ... Read More

The evolution of smart cities: what provisions are vital for their success?
Access Control, cyber

The evolution of smart cities: what provisions are vital for their success?

Cities are undergoing a wave of digital transformation. With rapid population growth and urbanization transforming the way we live, improving or even maintaining our current ... Read More