Five popular router models were hacked during the SOHOpelessly Broken competition at DefCon 22
The group aims to improve cyber security of medical, automotive, home electronics, and public infrastructure systems.
Some ISP servers used to manage routers provisioned to customers can be hacked from the Internet, researchers from Check Point said
The EMV or 'chip-and-PIN' system is not without security flaws, researchers warned
Security researchers demonstrated that they can completely compromise such devices by using programmable smart cards
Security researchers have identified serious vulnerabilities in carrier-mandated remote management software installed on mobile devices
A security review found serious vulnerabilities in 10 popular NAS systems
The malware is persistent across system reboots, despite not having any files on disk
The vulnerability affects the OSPF routing protocol implementation on Cisco networking equipment
A newly discovered ransomware threat runs as a batch file and uses the open-source GnuPG program for encryption
The firmware in such devices is unprotected and can be easily overwritten by malware, researchers from Security Research Labs said
The group has ties to the Chinese hacker underground and uses custom tools to attack companies, researchers from Dell SecureWorks said
Security researchers from Hewlett-Packard found 250 security issues when analyzing 10 popular IoT devices
Antivirus products increase a computer's attack surface and may even lower operating system protections, a security researcher claims.