Slashdot Items Tagged "iot"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @08:25PM Consumers Are Holding Off On Buying Smart-Home Gadgets Due To Security, Privacy Fears
Friday November 10, 2017 @05:43PM Sex Toy Company Admits To Recording Users' Remote Sex Sessions, Calls It a 'Minor Bug'
Friday November 10, 2017 @08:30AM After Outrage, Logitech Gives Free Upgrade To Owners of Soon To Be Obsolete Device
Saturday November 04, 2017 @08:13PM Ask Slashdot: Should I Allow A 'Smart TV' To Connect To The Internet?
Saturday November 04, 2017 @12:27AM Experts Propose Standard For IoT Firmware Updates
Friday October 27, 2017 @10:51AM Bug in Mobile App Lets Hackers Take Control of LG Smart Devices
Saturday October 21, 2017 @01:26PM 2 Million IoT Devices Enslaved By Fast-Growing BotNet
Friday September 22, 2017 @02:38PM Move Over Connected Cows, the Internet of Bees Is Here
Monday August 28, 2017 @03:11PM Someone Published a List of Telnet Credentials For Thousands of IoT Devices
Friday August 25, 2017 @05:46PM Who's Responsible For IoT Security?
Saturday August 12, 2017 @10:37PM Hundreds Of Smart Locks Get Bricked By A Buggy Firmware Update
Friday August 04, 2017 @09:37PM Is Microsoft Hustling Us With 'White Spaces'?
Tuesday July 18, 2017 @03:39PM Flaw In IoT Security Cameras Leaves Millions of Devices Open To Hackers
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @04:48PM Linux Is Not As Safe As You Think
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @08:14AM Intel To Cut IoT Jobs
Monday June 26, 2017 @04:05PM 'Infarm' Startup Wants To Put a Farm In Every Grocery Store
Friday June 23, 2017 @09:02AM Samsung Begins Production For Its First Internet of Things-optimised Exynos Processor
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @10:18AM If It Uses Electricity, It Will Connect To the Internet: F-Secure's CRO
Friday June 16, 2017 @04:51PM Firm Responsible For Mirai-Infected Webcams Hires Software Firm To Make Its Products More Secure
Sunday June 11, 2017 @09:26PM The Internet Of Things Is Becoming More Difficult To Escape
Thursday May 11, 2017 @03:46PM Director of National Intelligence Warns of IoT Security Threats
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @07:24PM New IoT Malware Targets 100,000 IP Cameras Via Known Flaw
Friday May 05, 2017 @03:15PM Walmart Wants To Put Sensors On Everything So It Can Automatically Order You Stuff
Sunday April 30, 2017 @07:09PM A Sophisticated Grey Hat Vigilante Protects Insecure IoT Devices
Friday April 28, 2017 @09:29AM The Internet-of-Things is Maturing
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @07:06PM US ISP Goes Down As Two Malware Families Go To War Over Its Modems
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @01:26AM BrickerBot, the Permanent Denial-of-Service Botnet, Is Back With a Vengeance
Monday April 24, 2017 @10:11AM The Linux Foundation Launches IoT-focused Open Source EdgeX Foundry
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @10:03AM Silicon Valley's $400 Juicer May Be Feeling the Squeeze
Thursday April 06, 2017 @03:16PM New Destructive Malware Intentionally Bricks IoT Devices
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @03:00PM IoT Garage Door Opener Maker Bricks Customer's Product After Bad Review
Saturday March 18, 2017 @12:24AM Bruce Schneier Calls for IoT Legislation, Argues The Internet Is Becoming One Giant Robot
Sunday March 05, 2017 @01:28PM Hidden Backdoor Discovered In Chinese IoT Devices
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @12:03AM CloudPets IoT Toys Leaked and Ransomed, Exposing Kids' Voice Messages
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @12:03PM GE, Intel, and AT&T Are Putting Cameras and Sensors All Over San Diego
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @12:59PM GlobalSign Supports Billions of Device Identities In an Effort To Secure the IoT
Sunday February 19, 2017 @07:53PM ZDNet: Linux 'Takes The World' While Windows Dominates The Desktop
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @06:23PM Is IoT a Reason To Learn C?
Saturday January 28, 2017 @09:48PM Who Hacked The Washington D.C. Police Surveillance Cameras?
Monday January 23, 2017 @02:13PM Alexa and Google Assistant Have a Problem: People Aren't Sticking With Voice Apps They Try
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @03:34PM Norton Announces Core, a Smart Router To Protect Domestic IoT Devices
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @08:20PM FDA Releases New Cybersecurity Guidelines For Medical Devices
Sunday December 18, 2016 @05:55PM Ubuntu Survey Discovers 'Consumers Are Terrible' About Updating Their IoT Devices
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @01:15PM Android Things Is Google's New OS For Smart Devices
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @09:04AM Microsoft To Bring Cortana To IoT Devices With Screens Next Year
Friday December 09, 2016 @09:10PM US Think Tank Wants To Regulate The Design of IoT Devices For Security Purposes
Thursday December 08, 2016 @07:22PM Google Now Lets Developers Write Apps For the Assistant On Google Home
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:40PM Watchdog Group Claims Smart Toys Are Spying On Kids
Thursday December 08, 2016 @03:25PM Audi Cars Now Talk To Stop Lights In Vegas
Monday December 05, 2016 @05:41PM Windows 10 'Home Hub' Is Microsoft's Response To Amazon Echo and Google Home
Sunday November 27, 2016 @05:30PM You Can Now Rent A Mirai Botnet Of 400,000 Bots
Sunday November 20, 2016 @06:23PM Ask Slashdot: Could A 'Smart Firewall' Protect IoT Devices?
Friday November 18, 2016 @03:27PM Internet of Things Set To Change the Face of Dementia Care
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @03:02PM Schneier: We Need a New Agency For IoT Security
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @11:15AM Experts Say Internet 'Mega' Attacks Are on the Rise
Saturday November 12, 2016 @02:45PM Ethernet Consortia Wants To Unlock a More Time-Sensitive Network
Saturday November 12, 2016 @02:40PM Ethernet Consortia Wants To Unlock a More Time-Sensitive Network
Friday November 11, 2016 @09:58AM Russian Banks Floored by Withering DDoS Attacks
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @07:41PM Researchers Hack Philips Hue Smart Bulbs Using a Drone
Thursday November 03, 2016 @02:52PM Windows 10 Updates To Get Much Smaller To Download Thanks To The Unified Update Platform
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @05:05PM New, More-Powerful IoT Botnet Infects 3,500 Devices In 5 Days
Thursday October 27, 2016 @10:04AM Web Bluetooth Opens New Abusive Channels
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @04:08PM How Vigilante Hackers Could Stop the Internet of Things Botnet
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @03:09PM Dyn DNS DDoS Likely The Work of Script Kiddies, Says FlashPoint
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @09:12AM Intel Announces Atom E3900 Series - Goldmont for the Internet of Things
Monday October 24, 2016 @08:56AM China Electronics Firm To Recall Some US Products After Hacking Attack
Sunday October 23, 2016 @11:18PM Slashdot Asks: How Can We Prevent Packet-Flooding DDOS Attacks?
Sunday October 23, 2016 @04:35PM Who Should We Blame For Friday's DDOS Attack?
Saturday October 22, 2016 @11:09PM Dyn Executive Responds To Friday's DDOS Attack
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:39PM Mirai and Bashlight Join Forces Against DNS Provider Dyn
Monday October 17, 2016 @05:27PM The Linux Foundation Helps Launch the JS Foundation
Friday October 14, 2016 @04:33PM California City Converts Its Street Lights Into A High-Speed IoT Backbone
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @11:00AM AVTECH Shuns Security Firm and Leaves All Products Vulnerable Without a Patch
Friday October 07, 2016 @07:06PM MITRE Dangles $50,000 Prize For Spotting Rogue Internet of Things Devices
Friday October 07, 2016 @02:34PM Bruce Schneier: We Need To Save the Internet From the Internet of Things
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @03:42PM OVH Hosting Suffers From Record 1Tbps DDoS Attack Driven By 150K Devices
Sunday September 25, 2016 @11:38PM Ask Slashdot: Is My IoT Device Part of a Botnet?
Friday September 23, 2016 @10:37PM Why the Silencing of KrebsOnSecurity Opens a Troubling Chapter For the Internet
Sunday September 11, 2016 @06:55AM IoT Devices With Default Telnet Passwords Used As Botnet
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @10:08AM Million More Devices Sharing Known Private Keys For HTTPS, SSH Admin
Sunday September 04, 2016 @06:43PM Microsoft Helps Develop Smart, IoT-Enabled Refrigerators
Sunday August 28, 2016 @06:00PM How G.E. Is Transforming Into An IoT Start-Up
Friday August 19, 2016 @12:32AM 'Smart' Electrical Socket Leaks Your Email Address, Can Launch DDoS Attacks
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @04:15PM Cisco Reports Fourth-Quarter 2016 Earnings
Sunday August 14, 2016 @01:37PM Hacked Hobbit Pinball Machine Joins IoT, Broadcasts Itself Over Twitch
Monday August 08, 2016 @09:49AM Hackers Make the First-Ever Ransomware For Smart Thermostats
Thursday July 14, 2016 @06:44PM A Smaller Version of Raspberry Pi 3 Is Coming Soon
Thursday July 07, 2016 @03:56AM Avast Acquires AVG For $1.3 Billion To Create Security Software Giant
Thursday June 30, 2016 @03:08PM Netherlands Gets First Nationwide 'Internet of Things'
Monday June 27, 2016 @02:50PM Google Launches 'Project Bloks' Toys To Teach Kids To Code
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @07:41PM Australian 'Bitcoin Founder' Quietly Bidding For Patent Empire
Saturday June 11, 2016 @02:12PM NSA Couldn't Hack San Bernardino Shooter's iPhone; Now Working On Exploiting IoT
Friday June 10, 2016 @12:03PM Bluetooth 5 With 2x More Range and 4x Better Speed Coming Next Week
Friday June 03, 2016 @04:59PM Nest CEO Tony Fadell Steps Down After Tumultuous Two Years At Google
Friday June 03, 2016 @04:16PM FTC Has Serious Concerns About IoT Security and Privacy
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @06:16PM Report: Average American Will Use 22GB of Mobile Data Per Month In 2021
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @06:34PM Atari Is Going To Build IoT Devices
Sunday May 29, 2016 @01:30PM How The IoT Will Change The Chip
Thursday May 26, 2016 @01:24PM A Third Of New Cellular Customers Last Quarter Were Cars
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @11:12AM Pebble Unveils Pebble 2, Pebble Time 2, and Pebble Core Smartwatches
Friday May 20, 2016 @10:13PM Ask Slashdot: Can You Have A Smart Home That's Not 'In The Cloud'?
Friday May 20, 2016 @04:59PM Wristband Gives You An Electric Shock When You Overspend
Friday May 13, 2016 @02:51PM Amazon Introduces $20 Dash-Like Button For IoT
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @12:20PM Samsung Smart Home Flaws Let Hackers Pick Connected Doors From Anywhere In the World
Saturday April 30, 2016 @12:45AM Berkeley Researchers Examine Five Worst-Case Security Nightmares
Friday April 29, 2016 @06:34PM White House Releases Report On How To Spur Smart-Gun Technology
Thursday April 28, 2016 @05:43PM Google's OnHub Is First WiFi Router To Support IFTTT
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @01:06PM Intel Declares Independence From PC, Prioritizes Cloud, IoT and 5G Efforts
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @02:41PM Node.js Version 6 Released With LTS
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @01:47PM Canonical To Release Ubuntu Linux 16.04 LTS 'Xenial Xerus' Tomorrow
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @05:10PM Intel Confirms Major Layoff: 12,000 Worldwide, 11 Percent of Workforce
Monday April 18, 2016 @06:18PM Smart Mattress With Lover Detection System Will Track Your Partner's Infidelities
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @10:37AM Nest Reminds Customers That Ownership Isn't What It Used To Be
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @05:46PM GE's Move To Boston Could Revive Local Tech Business Ambitions
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @03:06PM Intel Buys Yogitech, Aims To Improve Safety of Autonomous Cars and IoT Systems
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @06:57AM Alphabet's Nest To Deliberately Brick Revolv Hubs
Monday April 04, 2016 @07:09PM Toyota Teams With Microsoft On Connected Cars
Saturday April 02, 2016 @11:38AM US Military Invests in $320M 'Smart Fabric' Project
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @05:54PM Internet of Seals: Vodafone Connects Marine Mammals To IoT
Monday March 28, 2016 @06:46PM Hacker Weev Admits To Hacking Printers To Spew Racist and Anti-Semitic Messages
Friday March 25, 2016 @09:12PM Layoffs Reflect New Turbulence At High-Flying 3D Robotics
Monday March 21, 2016 @04:13AM The Internet of Things Is a Surveillance Nightmare
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @10:18AM Qualcomm Snapdragon SoC Vulnerability Could Compromise IoT Security
Saturday March 12, 2016 @01:19PM Hotel Experience With Android Lightswitches
Friday March 11, 2016 @05:22PM HPE's Haven OnDemand Offers 'Machine Learning As a Service'
Friday March 04, 2016 @07:28PM Mozilla Jumps On IoT Bandwagon
Thursday March 03, 2016 @03:03PM U8 Smartwatch Engages In Covert Traffic With Chinese IP Behind Your Back
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:34AM Raspberry Pi 3 Rolls Out With Faster CPU, On-Board Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth
Monday February 29, 2016 @03:19AM IoT Devices Are Secretly Phoning Home
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @10:04AM Indoor LTE Wireless: Not To Be Overlooked At Mobile World Congress
Sunday February 21, 2016 @04:21PM Microsoft, Intel, Samsung, Other Tech Companies Form New IoT Alliance
Thursday February 18, 2016 @10:22AM Meet Linux's Little Brother Zephyr, a Tiny Open Source IoT RTOS
Sunday February 14, 2016 @03:51PM Amazon's IoT Hacking Contest Won By Voice-Controlled Drone
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @03:35PM Trane Takes 2 Years To Remove Hard-Coded Root Passwords From IoT Thermostat
Monday February 08, 2016 @06:50PM The Internet of Broken Things
Sunday February 07, 2016 @01:56AM Startup Uses Sensor Networks To Debug Science Experiments
Thursday February 04, 2016 @12:11PM Push To Hack: Reverse Engineering an IP Camera
Thursday February 04, 2016 @08:44AM Cisco To Acquire IoT Company Jasper For $1.4 Billion
Monday February 01, 2016 @05:49PM Harvard: No, Crypto Isn't Making the FBI Go Dark
Sunday January 24, 2016 @05:41PM Ask Slashdot: Affordable Hardware For Remote-Booting USB Devices?
Saturday January 23, 2016 @11:23PM Sys-Admin Dispenses Passwords With a Banana
Saturday January 23, 2016 @09:56PM IoT Security Is So Bad, There's a Search Engine For Sleeping Kids
Thursday January 14, 2016 @08:47AM Nest Thermostat Bug Leaves Owners Without Heating
Monday January 11, 2016 @01:32AM New WiFi HaLow Protocol May Bring Old Security Issues With It
Friday January 08, 2016 @08:59PM ESP8266 Basic Interpreter Lowers IoT Entry Bar For Amateur Programmers
Thursday January 07, 2016 @08:45AM Always-Listening IoT Devices Raise Security Policy Questions For the Workplace
Thursday January 07, 2016 @08:36AM CFR China Expert: US Tech Firms Should Worry About Beijing's New Anti-Terror Law
Sunday December 27, 2015 @11:52PM Bruce Schneier: IoT + DMCA = More Monopolies, Limits On Consumer Choice
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @08:38AM VTech Hack Gets Worse: Chat Logs, Kids' Photos Taken In Breach
Thursday November 26, 2015 @10:41AM 900 Embedded Devices Share Hard-Coded Certs, SSH Host Keys
Thursday November 26, 2015 @08:53AM Even the Dumbest Ransomware Is Almost Unremovable On Smart TVs
Sunday November 15, 2015 @08:47AM Police Body Cameras Come With Pre-Installed Malware
Thursday November 12, 2015 @10:22AM Bluetooth 2016 Roadmap Brings Fourfold Range Increase and Mesh Networking
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @12:35PM Rural Mississippi: The Land That the Internet Era Forgot
Monday November 02, 2015 @01:54AM How GoDaddy's Quest For Respect Led To an Improbable Partnership With MIT
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @11:44AM Tattling Kettles Help Researchers Crack WiFi Networks In London
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @10:52AM Jamming Wi-Fi With a $15 Dongle
Thursday October 01, 2015 @07:39AM Virginia State Police Cars Hacked
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @07:55AM How Amazon's Robots Move Everything Around
Monday September 28, 2015 @08:09AM EFF: DMCA Hinders Exposing More Software Cheats Like Volkswagen's
Thursday September 24, 2015 @07:13AM Does IoT Data Need Special Regulation?
Thursday September 17, 2015 @01:42PM Book Review: Abusing the Internet of Things
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @08:55AM Big Pharma Hands Out Fitbits To Collect Better Personal Data
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @07:21AM For Future Wearable Devices, the Network Could Be You
Thursday September 10, 2015 @09:03AM Despite Reports of Hacking, Baby Monitors Remain Woefully Insecure
Thursday August 27, 2015 @01:26PM A "Public Health" Approach To Internet of Things Security
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:13AM Contiki 3.0 Released, Retains Support For Apple II, C64
Thursday August 27, 2015 @07:45AM Verizon Retrofits Vintage Legacy Vehicles With Smart Features
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @12:15PM Life With the Dash Button: Good Design For Amazon, Bad For Everyone Else
Sunday August 23, 2015 @06:53PM Why Car Info Tech Is So Thoroughly At Risk
Saturday August 22, 2015 @05:14PM Ubuntu Core Gets Support For Raspberry Pi 2 GPIO and I2C
Friday August 14, 2015 @07:35PM New Rules From the FCC Open Up New Access To Wi-Fi
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @09:18AM BlackBerry Denies QNX Was To Blame In Jeep Cherokee Hack
Sunday August 09, 2015 @07:30AM The Internet of Compromised Things
Thursday June 18, 2015 @04:05PM Big-Data Animal Tracking As an Eye On Life and Planet
Friday June 05, 2015 @06:46AM Linux Kernel 4.1 Will Be an LTS Release
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @11:36AM The Challenge of Getting a Usable QWERTY Keyboard Onto a Dime-sized Screen
Friday April 17, 2015 @04:16PM Researchers Design a Self-Powered Digital Camera
Thursday April 09, 2015 @11:29AM Anonabox Recalls Hundreds of Insecure 'Privacy' Routers
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @10:56AM Research Finds Shoddy Security On Connected Home Gateways
Friday March 13, 2015 @09:20PM The Internet of Things Just Found Your Lost Wallet
Thursday February 19, 2015 @09:45AM Duplicate SSH Keys Put Tens of Thousands of Home Routers At Risk
Friday February 06, 2015 @11:32PM How To Hack a BMW: Details On the Security Flaw That Affected 2.2 Million Cars
Monday February 02, 2015 @12:59PM Microsoft Announces Windows For Raspberry Pi 2
Thursday January 29, 2015 @05:42PM Spire Plans To Use Tiny Satellites For More Accurate Weather Forecasts
Thursday January 29, 2015 @09:43AM One In Five Developers Now Works On IoT Projects
Sunday January 18, 2015 @06:51PM Insurance Company Dongles Don't Offer Much Assurance Against Hacking
Friday January 09, 2015 @11:13AM Ask Slashdot: Options For Cheap Home Automation?
Tuesday December 30, 2014 @12:31PM The One Mistake Google Keeps Making
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @08:43AM "Infrared Curtain" Brings Touchscreen Technology To Cheap Cars
Thursday December 18, 2014 @05:10PM Extracting Data From the Microsoft Band
Thursday December 18, 2014 @03:00PM Ask Slashdot: What Can I Really Do With a Smart Watch?
Sunday December 14, 2014 @12:34AM OpenMotics Offers Open Source (and Open Hardware) Home Automation
Thursday December 04, 2014 @08:13AM How High-Tech Temporary Tattoos Will Hack Your Skin
Friday November 14, 2014 @09:55PM Entrepreneur Injects Bitcoin Wallets Into Hands
Thursday November 13, 2014 @08:57AM Carmakers Promise Not To Abuse Drivers' Privacy
Monday November 10, 2014 @01:09PM Eben Upton Explains the Raspberry Pi Model A+'s Redesign
Thursday November 06, 2014 @06:06PM Amazon's Echo: a $200, Multi-Function, Audio-Centric Device
Wednesday November 05, 2014 @12:26PM What People Want From Smart Homes
Monday October 27, 2014 @10:18AM Lenovo Reveals Wearable Smartband To Track Exercise Stats