• img August 26, 2017

Race is On To Notify Owners After Public List of IoT Device Credentials Published

A list of device IPs and credentials has gone viral since Thursday, kicking off an effort by researchers to notify the owners of these connected devices before they’re hacked.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/race-is-on-to-notify-owners-after-public-list-of-iot-device-credentials-published/

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  • img August 25, 2017

Defray Ransomware Seen Targeting Education, Healthcare Industry

Defray, a new, although small strain of ransomware, was spotted by researchers targeting comapnies in the education and healthcare verticals.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/defray-ransomware-seen-targeting-education-healthcare-industry/

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  • img August 25, 2017

Judge limits DOJ’s search of anti-Trump website data

After the US Department of Justice demanded from DreamHost data that could identify visitors of anti-Trump website Disruptj20.org and the web host refused to comply with such an unreasonably broad request for data, the DOJ narrowed the scope of its demand by excluding unpublished media and HTTP access and error logs from it. On Thursday, […]

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  • img August 25, 2017

Review: Securing the Internet of Things

About the authors Shancang Li is a senior lecturer in the cyber security research unit, Department of Computer Science and Creative Technologies at University of the West of England, Bristol, UK. His security background ranges from network penetration testing, wireless security, mobile security, and digital forensics. Li Da Xu is an IEEE Fellow and an […]

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  • img August 25, 2017

Threatpost News Wrap, August 25, 2017

The news of the week is discussed, including the AWS S3 leaks, Zerodium’s bounty on messaging app zero days, Ropemaker, and cobot vulnerabilities.   This post was originally published on https://threatpost.com/feed/. https://blacklakesecurity.com/threatpost-news-wrap-august-25-2017/

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