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Sigh. 160,000 un-patched boxen await p0wnage

Sigh. 160,000 un-patched boxen await p0wnage
Cisco mess from 2017 becomes tool for state-sponsored infrastructure attacks and defacements

Source: theregister.co.uk Date: 9 Apr 2018

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The hacks described here disable safety features like airbag, parking sensors, active safety systems. Most cars are affected.

The hacks described here disable safety features like airbag, parking sensors, active safety systems.  Most cars are affected.
The Crisis of Connected Cars: When Vulnerabilities Affect the CAN Standard

Source: Trend Micro Date: August 16, 2017

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UAE has the third highest number of cryptominers in MEA region, while KSA ranks first regionally.

UAE has the third highest number of cryptominers in MEA region, while KSA ranks first regionally.
Cryptojacking attacks increase by 8500%: Symantec

Source: ITP.net Date: March 27, 2018

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The survey found that nearly 20 percent of organizations observed at least one IoT-based attack in the past three years

The survey found that nearly 20 percent of organizations observed at least one IoT-based attack in the past three years
Global IoT security spending to reach USD 1.5bn in 2018: Gartner

Source: ChannelWorld Date: Mar 21st, 2018


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