Security

IDC expects global spending on the Internet of Things segment to reach $772 billion in 2018

Global spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) is forecast to reach $772.5 billion in 2018, an increase of 14.6 percent over the $674 billion that will be spent in 2017. A new update to the International Data Corporation (IDC) […]

Seventh Knight debuts Intel SGX-enabled PC security tool for enterprise endpoints

Seventh Knight Inc., developer of next-generation enterprise security technology, released recently the latest version of AppMoat, a centrally managed and scalable enterprise tool for Microsoft Windows-based endpoints enabled with Intel’s cryptographic isolation technology, Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX). AppMoat […]

Avnet debuts improved TPM V2.0 Pmod for advanced IIoT security

Avnet released on Monday next generation Trusted Platform Module (TPM) Security Peripheral Module (Pmod) enabling advanced hardware root of trust platform integrity, remote attestation and cryptographic services for Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)–enabled devices for applications including factory automation, smart […]

Ivanti automates device isolation and remediation to enhance defense-in-depth security strategy

Ivanti announced this week release of a new version of Ivanti Endpoint Manager, powered by Landesk, and Endpoint Security for Endpoint Manager. Simplifying endpoint management and security for IT with an integrated console and workflows, Ivanti Endpoint Manager combines device […]

Trend Micro reveals that new Mirai botnet variant is spreading across Internet of Things devices

A security researcher reportedly discovered a new variant of Mirai (identified by Trend Micro as ELF_MIRAI family) that is quickly spreading, according to a Trend Micro post released on Monday. A notable increase in traffic on port 2323 and 23 […]

Corero reveals that number of DDoS attacks have doubled in six months as hackers leverage unsecured IoT devices

Organizations experienced an average of 237 DDoS attack attempts per month during Q3 2017 – equivalent to 8 DDoS attack attempts every day – as hackers strive to take their organisations offline or steal sensitive data, according to the latest […]

Huawei, Gemalto partner to boost narrowBand, enhance security for IoT deployments

To help device manufacturers meet a growing demand for low-power NarrowBand (NB) IoT modules, Gemalto and Huawei – via its semiconductor arm, HiSilicon – are working together to develop the next generation of modules that combine an extra level of […]

Gridsum, Tencent Cloud, Shandong Guohui to develop industrial Internet of Things cloud platform in Shandong province

Gridsum Holding Inc., provider of cloud-based big-data analytics and artificial intelligence (“AI”) solutions in China, announced that it has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Tencent Cloud and Shandong Guohui Investment, a company owned by the Shandong Province State-owned Assets […]

EY collaborates with SAP to support end-to-end supply chain processing on enterprises’ existing infrastructure

EY announced on Tuesday that it is working together with SAP to further advance deployment of blockchain across industries worldwide. Under their existing alliance relationship, the organizations are collaborating to integrate blockchain applications and services with the SAP Leonardo digital […]

Semtech, Imprint Energy collaborate on ultrathin printed batteries to power IoT sensors and devices

Semtech and Imprint Energy, a company developing new battery technology for widely-deployed devices, announced on Thursday a collaboration to accelerate the widespread deployment of Internet of Things (IoT) devices. Imprint Energy will design and produce ultrathin, flexible printed batteries that […]

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