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Car hacker sought by Canadian military – CBC.ca

The Canadian military is looking for a car hacker to hack into its vehicles to test how vulnerable they are to cyberattacks. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.cbc.ca It’s a little bit funny, but of course the best way to test … Continue reading

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Hacker drone is armed for aerial assault – RT

Events like DEFCON are great and smart vendors selling cool IoT consumer electronics, home automation and alarm systems will be asking, “would you like security with that?” If you say no, it will be at your peril. Continue reading

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Hackers Can Disable a Sniper Rifle — Or Change Its Target

If a hacker attacks your TrackingPoint smart gun over its Wi-Fi connection, you may find the weapon is aiming at a different target than you think. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.wired.com Hacking has a number of different meanings. My involvement … Continue reading

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Search After the Search Box: Google Now Pushes Into the Next Frontier of … – Re/code

I just wish I knew that when I was giving consent to use my data, that I understood what I was giving consent to and how they are protecting that data for me. Continue reading

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Mobile travel and millennials: Are hack events the key to a thriving tourism industry?

The WTM Africa discussion around millennials and mobile has rehashed a few useful insights into what travellers expect when it comes to travel information in the palm of their hands. Source: traveller24.news24.com It seems that things have moved on quite … Continue reading

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New Hacking Threat Could Impact Traffic Systems – NBC Chicago

Motorists drive by traffic lights every day and trust they will work. But NBC 5 Investigates found that as more cities turn to wireless traffic systems, some of those systems are unprotected and open to… Source: http://www.nbcchicago.com It’s a wonder … Continue reading

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