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  1. Why Home Network Security Is Important

    The Internet of Things began as a concept of the future of connected technology and is now a reality. The average home has multiple connected devices, following in the footsteps of technologically savvy enterprises and businesses. However, more than half of consumers don’t actually believe that IoT devices have the necessary security in place to…


  2. Implementing Security in the Internet of Things

    While website encryption ranges anywhere from a few to hundreds of SSL/TSL Certificates, the Internet of Things (IoT) requires millions of certificates. IoT devices are predicted to reach 25 billion by 2020, and security has become a complicated subject as IoT devices have made their way into the lives of consumers at home, work, on…


  3. DEF CON 23 Recap

    Over the weekend, thousands of hackers and other people in the security industry gathered in Vegas for DEF CON 23. DEF CON is one of the biggest annual hacker conferences and has a big influence in the development of security practices. This year’s conference was no different—and the hacks that were demonstrated this year had…


  4. What We Learned from Black Hat 2015

    Black Hat Conference Recap

    Black Hat, founded by computer security expert Jeff Moss, held its 18th annual conference in Las Vegas this week. In the first four days, attendees receive training from experts in the infosec community. The fifth and sixth days were dedicated to briefings. Over a hundred experts presented 100 briefings during the conference with topics covering everything…


  5. IoT: Prioritizing Security in Smart Clothing

    With smart watches and fitness bands decorating the arms of people all around us, smart wearables are starting to become commonplace. But there’s much more to smart wearables than wrist accessories. While FitBits and Apple Watches are no longer jaw-dropping to anyone, most people aren’t even aware of the smart clothing that is already on…