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  • Securing embedded devices

    23.04.2012

    Like with computers, mobile phones, cars and many other things that man created, thermostats, automatic doors, insulin pumps, control panels for a great many instruments and other embedded devices were first created to function without little or no thought for security.

  • IEEE launches standard to aid smart-grid communications

    23.04.2012

    IEEE announced the publication of a new standard, as well as the launch of three new standards-development activities, all designed to enhance the communications and distribution-automation capabilities of the smart grid globally.

  • Can we expect a cyber attack on the smart grid?

    13.04.2012

    The vulnerability of the energy industry's new wireless smart grid will inevitably lead to lights out for everyone, according to leading cyber expert David Chalk.

  • Smart meters vulnerable to false data injection

    10.04.2012

    Power grids connect electricity producers to consumers through interconnected transmission and distribution networks.

  • New IEEE standards for the smart grid

    12.03.2012

    IEEE announced five new standards, as well as a modified standards-development project, that are all intended to aid the efficient rollout of the smart grid worldwide.




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USBdriveby: Compromising computers with a $20 microcontroller

Posted on 19 December 2014.  |  Security researcher Samy Kamkar has devised a fast and easy way to compromise an unlocked computer and open a backdoor on it: a simple and cheap ($20) pre-programmed Teensy microcontroller.


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