Security researchers recently found a vulnerability in some car dongles that could enable hackers to control the brakes of a vehicle by sending a simple text message to the device. Car dongles are a USB-like device that plug into a vehicle’s on-board diagnostics (OBD) port under the dashboard. A lot of car owners these days are using dongles to make their cars smarter.
From unlocking cars and opening garages to hacking a satellite, recent breach demonstrations made a clear point about cyberattacks: They are very real and can be very dangerous. And our current method of "fighting" these attacks is not working.
HELENA, MT -- 08/07/15 -- On Point Cyber today announced the appointment of Michael Marks as Chief Information Officer, responsible for information technology (IT) strategy, the computer systems required to support objectives, and for the management, implementation and usability of information and computer technologies that benefit customers through improved business processes and system integration. Mr. Marks will be an integral participant in the company's cyber security
If you use FireFox you will want to make sure you have the latest update installed. Mozilla is warning users that a FireFox exploit has been found in the wild that can search and steal files from your computers without you ever having any idea.
The federal government says health care facilities should stop using Hospira's Symbiq medication infusion pump because of its vulnerability to hacking. The Food and Drug Administration said Friday it's the first time it has warned caregivers to stop using a product because of a cybersecurity risk. It comes at a time of rising concerns about breaches of products that connect to the Internet. A week ago, automaker Fiat Chrysler recalled 1.4 million vehicles because of a flaw th