The global Internet of Things market is projected to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 33.2% from 2015 to 2020.
The government said police officers stationed at “critical” companies will help boost defenses against cyber-attacks and fight criminal activity.
A researcher at security firm Synack has discovered how to hack GlobalStar satellite tracking technology using a $1,000 device composed of a satellite antenna, a software defined radio transceiver and an amplifier.
Security firm Zimperium uncovered a vulnerability in Android phones that could potentially affect 95 percent of the smartphone devices.
The Department of Homeland Security renovated its forensics laboratory to provide more workspace for specialists who monitor illegal cyber activities.
Microsoft is planning to acquire Adallom, an Israeli cybersecurity company that offers end users information security technology on remote servers, for $320 million.
The carrier has hoped to trail blaze in the area of airline Web security by offering ‘bug bounties’ for uncovering cyber risks.
CrowdStrike, a cybersecurity firm, has received $100 million in Series C funding from Google Capital, Web-hosting services firm Rackspace, Accel Partners and Warburg Pincus.
Technology solution provider ConnectWise’s IT Nation event to host more than 3,000 technology professionals.
A Pindrop Security study reveals that telemarketing calls where operators offer free home security systems to homeowners were the second most common telephone scam in 2014.