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Multiple unpatched security vulnerabilities have been disclosed in Mitsubishi safety programmable logic controllers (PLCs) that could be exploited by an adversary to acquire legitimate user names registered in the module via a brute-force attack, unauthorizedly login to the CPU module, and even cause a denial-of-service (DoS) condition. The security weaknesses, disclosed by Nozomi Networks, concern …

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Today, many automobiles companies are offering vehicles that run on the mostly drive-by-wire system, which means a majority of car’s functions—from instrument cluster to steering, brakes, and accelerator—are electronically controlled. No doubt these auto-control systems make your driving experience much better, but at the same time, they also increase the risk of getting hacked. Car …

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Image: iStock / Andrey_Kuzmin There is no hack-proof device. There is no single cure for the security challenges that trouble businesses, governments, and consumers. There are, however, best practices that can help you stay secure, deter hacking, and mitigate the damage if you are hacked. First, identify your risk profile and potential threat actors. Perform …

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5 quick tips for online safety – TechRepublic 5 quick tips for online safety The internet can be a threatening place. Follow these tips and stay safe out there. 5 quick tips for online safety Related Source link Related posts: 5 easily installed utilities for improving your online privacy On World Password Day, here are …

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Many software programs will automatically connect and update to defend against known risks. Turn on automatic updates if that’s an available option. October 29, 2013 marks the 4th Annual Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Cyber Security Awareness Day. To recognize this occasion and in observance of the 10th year of National Cyber Security Awareness Month in …