Ocean’s IoT: Casino Hacked Through Fish Tank

Casino Infiltrated through Internet-Connected Fish Tank Thermometer Picture this: Jazzy music underscores George Clooney’s Danny Ocean pulling off another daring heist. He’s gathered his crew and it’s go time. Their entry point? A fish tank in the lobby. Okay, maybe that’s not the best physical access point, but it is how hackers stole data from…

Could Your IoT Devices be Hacked with a Google Search?

Most Companies Are Unprepared for the IoT Researchers at Ben-Gurion University warn that hackers have an unexpected resource in exploiting your environment: a Google search. IoT device manufactures set a default password for their devices, sometimes even sharing passwords between brands. “It only took 30 minutes to find passwords for most of the devices [used…

IoT Report: Q1 2018

What do the numbers tell us? As far back as 2006, there were already 2 billion devices within the Internet of things. By 2016, that number had grown to 6.38 billion. Now it’s estimated that there are currently over 8.4 billion devices, with that number expected to grow to 11.19 billion by the end of…