Civilian GPS is vulnerable to being spoofed—and researchers are looking for ways to ensure the signals are legit.
They might offer convenience or potential cost savings, but Internet-connected home appliances may also create security risks.
A hacking group accused of being operated by the Chinese army now seems to be going after industrial control systems.
Academic advances suggest that the encryption systems that secure online communications could be undermined in just a few years.
Researchers show how easy it is to hide code in online ads that can turn people into an online attack squad.
New research from Black Hat shows it’s possible to trick water and energy infrastructure to cause physical damage—and securing these systems remains painfully slow.
A project at Belkin could lead to itemized electric bills—showing how much juice your toaster or hair dryer uses.
There are tight controls on the NSA’s access to U.S. phone records and data from U.S. Internet companies, the agency’s director says.
With Chromecast—a simple streaming dongle—Google may have found the perfect way to bring online videos to your TV.
Reputation.com says it’s ready to unveil a place where people can offer personal information to marketers in return for discounts and other perks.