Medical Devices, Death by Hacking and Barnaby Jack

Medical Devices, Death by Hacking and Barnaby Jack

It was February 2012. Barnaby Jack gave a presentation on hacking insulin pumps armed only with a laptop, a small antenna and a see-through mannequin. He waved the antennae like a magic wand, pushed a button, and, as though he was a real evil sorcerer, delivered death...
7 Ways To Prevent Data Theft When Traveling

7 Ways To Prevent Data Theft When Traveling

The threat of data theft follows travelers; there’s never a vacation from hackers. So what should the traveler do? Anticipate snooping by hackers. This way, you can prepare for the worst. If you must bring a laptop, use it as a shell to access data remotely. Leave...
Cloud Security – What Does It Even Mean

Cloud Security – What Does It Even Mean

A recent survey of CISOs by IBM found that nearly 90 percent of respondents had either already adopted or were currently planning cloud initiatives. Additionally, the cloud market as a whole is expected to grow by 126.5 percent this year, according to a CipherCloud...
​Seizure of No-IP Domains: Draconian or Necessary?

​Seizure of No-IP Domains: Draconian or Necessary?

Last week, Microsoft seized 22 domain names owned by DNS service No-IP. Doing so through a civil suit, the tech giant claimed these domains were being used by hackers known as Bladabindi and Jenxcus to spread malware. This week, the last of the domain names are being...