WLAN Companies Looking To The Skies To Prevent Threats From Rogue Drones

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WLAN Companies Looking To The Skies To Prevent Threats From Rogue Drones

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a drone. As drones are constantly evolving in what they can and can’t do, companies in the WiFi security industry will always be looking for ways to protect consumers from potential data breaches. …

Not Your Average Siamese: Coco Is A Cat-Turned WiFi Spy Sniffing Out Unencrypted Wireless Networks

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Not Your Average Siamese: Coco Is A Cat-Turned WiFi Spy Sniffing Out Unencrypted Wireless Networks

Years ago industry experts may have laughed at the idea of a cat-turned WiFi spy. Last month a security researcher named Gene Bransfield showcased what he called the “War Kitteh” at the Def Con hacking convention in Las Vegas. Using …

EFF’s Open Wireless Router Balances Security With Availability, Conquering One Wireless Network At A Time

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EFF’s Open Wireless Router Balances Security With Availability, Conquering One Wireless Network At A Time

Looking for a best-in-class router offering an open wireless network without sluggish internet speeds? Look no further. The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), a digital rights organization, is making great strides with Open Wireless Router, experimental wireless software designed to add …

Breakthrough Technology Using Radio Frequency As A Power Source Allows IoT Devices To Power Themselves

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Breakthrough Technology Using Radio Frequency As A Power Source Allows IoT Devices To Power Themselves

What’s the point in investing in IoT technologies when they need to be powered “on” and charged all of the time? If we only turn on devices such as baby monitors and security systems when we need them, they lose …

Facing Potential Security Vulnerabilities In Satellite Communications Systems, Commercial Aviation May Be On A Turbulent Path

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Facing Potential Security Vulnerabilities In Satellite Communications Systems, Commercial Aviation May Be On A Turbulent Path

A breakthrough discovery involving the security of satellite communications equipment has the airline industry taking notice. Ruben Santamarta, a consultant with iO Active, a cybersecurity firm, has figured out a way to hack the satellite communications equipment on passenger jets …

With WiFi Dashboard, You Never Again Have To Trust An Unsecured WiFi Connection

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With WiFi Dashboard, You Never Again Have To Trust An Unsecured WiFi Connection

Last week Private WiFi a security technology company that protects personal data and information on the Internet, unveiled a free app called the WiFi Dashboard. The app, available for Windows 8 personal computers and Surface tablets, interactively displays the security …

Sound Too Good To Be True? NYC Finalizing Plans To Convert Old Payphones Into State-Of-The-Art Kiosks Offering Free WiFi

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Sound Too Good To Be True? NYC Finalizing Plans To Convert Old Payphones Into State-Of-The-Art Kiosks Offering Free WiFi

Earlier this year, you may have read about Google and other tech giants vying for the opportunity to run a massive wireless system spanning New York City’s five boroughs. Last week the New York City’s Mayor’s office revealed it had …