Using A New Security Hack, Attackers Can Break Into Your WiFi Router’s Security In One Second Or Less

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Using A New Security Hack, Attackers Can Break Into Your WiFi Router’s Security In One Second Or Less

WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) may no longer be a simple and painless method for connecting to secure wireless. According to researcher Dominique Bongard, founder of 0xcite security firm, there are vulnerabilities in the implementations of two WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) …

Comcast Injects Unwanted Ads Into Websites Accessed With XFinity Public WiFi Hotspots

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Comcast Injects Unwanted Ads Into Websites Accessed With XFinity Public WiFi Hotspots

In a stealth move, one of the largest internet service providers could be tainting your websites with unwanted ads and malicious code. Sound dramatic? Comcast, as part of the recent launch of its XFinity public WiFi hotspots, is inserting ads …

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 …

Rogue Digital Certificates Cause A Major Security Scare For The King Of Search

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Rogue Digital Certificates Cause A Major Security Scare For The King Of Search

Earlier this month, hackers issued rogue certificates in India that could have been used to impersonate websites run by Google. This major security breach occurred at the National Informatics Centre (NIC), an Indian web services organization. These fake SSL certificates …

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 …