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Are Engineers Easy Targets for Cyber Criminals? from IEEE Innovation at Work

Are Engineers Easy Targets for Cyber Criminals?

In a recent IEEE Spectrum Online article, Scott Borg, director of the U.S. Cyber Consequences Unit, was quoted as saying that the future of cyber security is in the hands of hardware engineers. Borg warned that “the people in this room are now moving into the crosshairs of cyberhackers in a way that has never happened before.” […]

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The Benefits of Smart Cities: IEEE Innovation at Work

What’s Next for Enterprise-Level Internet of Things?

The Internet of Things at an enterprise level needs to be driven by strong vision at the C-level, says Chris Penrose, president of AT&Ts Internet of Things organization. In a recent article in IOT Journal, he laid out some trends for 2017 that will drive enterprise adoption of IOT technology. Some key points in the […]

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Securing the Internet of Things is Critical

Securing the Internet of Things from Cyber Attack is Critical

The Internet of Things is transforming industries. Healthcare devices collect personal information and share it to help doctors make better healthcare decisions for patients. Logistics and manufacturing can improve efficiencies and identify potential problems quickly. And that’s just the beginning. Just about every industry can be transformed through strategic implementation of the Internet of Things. […]

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Ethical Hacking is a Critical Component of Network Security

Inside the Murky World of Hackers for Hire

Ethical hackers, those that identify the system vulnerabilities of organizations before they can be exploited by malicious hackers, perform a valuable service that is gaining increasing attention around the world. In this article from The Telegraph, learn about HackerOne, a network of self-employed ethical hackers that help organizations in the United States and the United […]

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IEEE Cybersecurity Infographic

Infographic: Cyber Security Threats

Recently, the IEEE member publication THE INSTITUTE, highlighted some of the online security threats that Chief Information Officers and Chief Technology Officers say are their biggest challenges. Exploring issues like Data Breaches, Compromised Credentials, Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDOS) Attacks and more. The infographic below illustrates some of these threats.

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Avoiding the Top 10 Security Design Flaws

Avoiding the Top 10 Security Design Flaws

Avoiding the Top 10 Security Design Flaws Most software built and released typically comes with a set of defects — implementation bugs and design flaws. While there has been a larger focus on finding bugs rather than on identifying flaws, this document intends to shift some of the focus in security from finding bugs to […]

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IEEE Cyber Security: Cyber Security Vulnerability Navigator

Cyber Security Vulnerability Navigator

IEEE has recently launched the IEEE Cyber Security Vulnerability Navigator. This interactive infographic, shared in a recent issue of the IEEE member publication THE INSTITUTE, highlights some of the online security threats that Chief Information Officers and Chief Technology Officers say are their biggest challenges. Exploring issues like Data Breaches, Compromised Credentials, Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDOS) Attacks […]

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