In an increasingly connected world, backdoor passwords have large implications on the Internet of Things, the medical world and industrial control systems.
At this year's edition of the Black Hat security conference, a group of researchers has shown how extremely easy is to hack into the smart thermostats manufactured by Nest.
We are living in an increasingly interconnected world, and the so-called Internet of Things is our (inescapable) future.
CIOs need to decide how they will position their IT organization in relation to emerging digital business technologies, such as the Internet of Things, 3D printing, wearable technology and robotics, according to Gartner.
TRUSTe formed a multi-stakeholder IoT Privacy Tech Working Group to identify the technical standards and best practices necessary to help enhance consumer privacy in the Internet of Things (IoT).