Android Mobile App Memory Footprint Attacks

April 11, 2012

Researchers have announced a new side-channel attack on Android phones that allow them to infer what Web page the user is browsing.

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Comprehensive Report on Smart Devices and The Internet of Things

November 17, 2010

The Economist has assembled an impressively comprehensive look at the state of smart, connected technology--The Internet of Things--and what its continued, rapid development holds for the future.

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SCADA Under Fire... Again.

March 9, 2009

Paris-based Areva is warning its industrial customers to upgrade a key part of its energy management software after it discovered security bugs which could allow power plants to be hijacked. The technology is a type of supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) software used in power plants... According to the security advisory from CERT, the software bugs allow attackers to gain access to the privileges of the e-terrahabitate account or administrator account and execute commands or cause the system to crash.

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