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Hard target

November 8, 2023Ken Showers, Managing Editor

We’re about a week away from ISC East, but I’m not going to be there for this one, so let’s have a cybersecurity topic this week on Monitoring Matters instead. In fact, if you want to do a bit of studying before your homework this week, please take the time to read Bud Broomhead’s excellent guest editorial on security infrastructure. One of the topics it covers is the recent ransomware attacks that affected Las Vegas casino groups MGM Resorts and Caesars Entertainment. I...

Bud Broomhead, Cybersecurity, European Union (EU), IoT devices, ISC East, Ransomware, security infrastructure

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Arcules' Forensic Video Search part of cloud video subscriptions

January 17, 2023SSN Staff

IRVINE, Calif. – Arcules has announced that its newly released Forensic Video Search will be included as a standard feature for its cloud video subscription service at no extra cost. Forensic Video Search (FVS) is a powerful AI-enabled cloud video enhancement that empowers users to manage and analyze large amounts of data generated from video and IoT devices seamlessly. With it, they can identify the video data and events with the most impact on their business. FVS identifies people and...

AI-enabled, Andreas Pettersson, Arcules, cloud video, cloud video enhancement, Forensic Video Search (FVS), IoT devices, Video Surveillance

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Left to One’s Safe Devices

April 28, 2021Cory Harris, Editor

I’m sitting in my kitchen typing this blog on my laptop, while I respond to emails and texts on my cellphone. My kids are on their PCs for their sixth-grade Google meets, while watching TikTok videos and playing online video games (which they shouldn’t be doing during remote learning, but it works for the premise of this blog). The use of multiple devices simultaneously is a scene at the Harris household that has been a routine occurrence for more than a year now. Millions of other...

connected devices, COVID-19, Cybersecurity, IoT devices

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Americans' trust issues, or lack thereof, with IoT devices and other security-related issues

May 1, 2019Ginger Hill

The last blog I wrote, “What your connected smart home IoT devices are really doing,” highlighted the fact that there are no security standards for IoT manufacturers to follow when creating networked devices. This should cause concern or at least pause for people using such devices, especially in their homes. But, just how aware are consumers about potential risks and do people actually trust the devices they use every day? ASecureLife conducted a survey of 300 Americans nationwide...

Alexa, ASecureLife, Connected Home, cyber security, IoT, IoT devices, smart home

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