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A vulnerability in the software update process of certain Medtronic Programmer models has determined the company to block the functionality on some devices [Read More]
Researchers have revealed more practical versions of Key Reinstallation Attack (KRACK), attacks that exploit security weaknesses in the Wi-Fi Protected Access II (WPA2) protocol. [Read More]
D-Link patches two remote code execution and two XSS vulnerabilities in its Central WiFiManager access point management tool [Read More]
One year after the BlueBorne flaws were disclosed, more than 2 billion devices are still vulnerable to attacks, either because users have failed to install patches or because no fixes are available [Read More]
Mobile Pwn2Own renamed Pwn2Own Tokyo after ZDI adds IoT category, which includes Apple Watch, Amazon Echo, Google Home, Nest Cam IQ Indoor and Amazon Cloud Cam [Read More]
Wickr partners with Psiphon to create Wickr Open Access, which combines Wickr's cryptography with Psiphon's network availability to provide consistent deliverable security, anywhere [Read More]
Researchers show how hackers could target urban water utilities through the smart irrigation systems used by their customers [Read More]
A researcher discovered that hundreds of airplanes could have been hacked remotely from the ground via vulnerable satcom systems [Read More]
Researchers have discovered several security vulnerabilities in implementations of Wi-Fi Protected Access two (WPA2)’s 4-way handshake, which is used by nearly all protected Wi-Fi networks. [Read More]
Developers of the popular password cracking tool Hashcat discover a new and easier way to obtain WPA/WPA2 Wi-Fi passwords on certain networks [Read More]

FEATURES, INSIGHTS // Wireless Security

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Laurence Pitt's picture
As we continue to increase our dependency on communications networks and technologies to move tremendous amounts of data, we open up greater potential for serious disaster should they be compromised.
Danelle Au's picture
Enterprises must find the right balance to deliver a mobile security environment that meets productivity and flexibility needs without putting devices, apps, or data at risk.
Jon-Louis Heimerl's picture
Security is a creature of habit. Security likes things to stay the same. Change brings chaos. Chaos is bad for security. But, we can help control the security of our environment by following good security habits.
Ram Mohan's picture
Do you allow your employees to surf using open wireless networks from their phones or laptops? What are the easiest ways that attackers can sniff email or gain access to corporate information from these devices? What are the best ways to protect corporation information on the go?
Mike Lennon's picture
Enjoy this selection of top picks for 2010, listed in no particular order. Happy New Year!
Markus Jakobsson's picture
In 1998, Intel announced the introduction of processor identities. Anti-fraud practitioners celebrated, security experts busied themselves thinking of the research implications, and privacy advocates were terrified...