Cyber Security News Bose Linksys Hotpoint

A selection of this week’s more interesting vulnerability disclosures and cyber security news. Its been a while (or maybe not – ah, actually last week about the Aga oven!) that I’ve not moaned about IoT, but this week instead then, a gem of a company alleged to be collecting data on user habits without making it clear. This sort of thing does appear to pop up on a regular basis, though of course we do willing give so much to companies such as social media platforms, this kind of activity however goes below the radar:

In the general IoT world this sort of thing doesn’t help:

Then we have someone trying to stem such floods using highly debatable tactics:


The other non-IoT news…

Weekly Cyber Security News 21/04/2017