United States: Consider Cyberliability And Network Business Interruption Insurance Coverage In Light Of Recent DDos ... - Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

The October 21, 2016 DDoS attack on the internet's domain name system infrastructure underscores the need to consider cyberliability insurance coverage as a critical component of your company's security and privacy breach response plan, and if your ...

Smart Card Alliance Advocates for Embedded Security in Connected IoT Devices Following Record-breaking DDoS ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)

PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., Nov. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A cascading string of distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks—most recently taking down parts of hundreds of sites including Twitter, Netflix, Spotify, Airbnb, Reddit and The New York ...

Your WiFi-connected thermostat can take down the whole Internet. We need new regulations. - Washington Post

Late last month, popular websites like Twitter, Pinterest, Reddit and PayPal went down for most of a day. The distributed denial-of-service attack that caused the outages, and the vulnerabilities that made the attack possible, was as much a failure of ...

Cisco's plan to dominate the Internet of Things - PACE Today

Cisco Systems has long been making moves to stay at the forefront of the Internet of Things (IoT) revolution, positioning itself as a key player in the market. At a presentation at the Cisco Partner Summit this week, the company revealed its plans for ...

Can You Stop A DDoS Attack? - iTech Post

Tech experts believe that artificial intelligence will revolutionize cybersecurity. (Photo : Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images). As we all know, recently a large domain name server (DNS) called Dyn had to deal with a huge distributed denial of service ...

New Mirai-inspired IoT Malware Is Making The Rounds - The Merkle

Internet of Things malware has suddenly become a top priority for manufacturers around the world. The recent Mirai botnet attack, which knocked many popular internet services offline for the bigger part of a day, is not the only threat in existence ...

What Internet of Things Companies Should Do to Make Their Products More Secure - Inc.com

Security for IoT devices is tricky, but companies in the space will have to start getting serious. By Tess Townsend. Tess Townsend reports on tech and startups for the San Francisco bureau of Inc. She previously reported for The Day, an independent ...