Ethereum-backed hackathon excavates more security holes

An Ethereum-backed contest has revealed a few new tricks for disguising malware as the harmless code the network uses to transfer and manipulate funds: digital smart contracts. Since Ethereum was…

Cisco SMI Still Exposing Network Switches Online

Cisco's Smart Install (SMI) protocol is leaving network switches exposed on the public Internet at a rate that has remained largely unchanged since researchers began digging for SMI flaws when…
PNNL: News – Let there be (connected) light

PNNL: News – Let there be (connected) light

New Connected Lighting Test Bed advancing smart, adaptive lighting News Release September 18, 2017 PORTLAND, Ore. — Long gone are the days when light bulbs simply shine in the darkness.…
Ethereum Smart Contracts in C# – Introducing EthSharp

Ethereum Smart Contracts in C# – Introducing EthSharp

The Ethereum development ecosystem is young. As a result, the barriers-to-entry to get started building decentralized applications on the Ethereum blockchain are high. Budding Ethereum developers are limited to using…
Cyber attacks ‘inevitable’ in smart world

Cyber attacks ‘inevitable’ in smart world

Cyber attacks are "inevitable" as governments and organisations around the world continue to adopt 'smart' technology and the Internet of Things, according to cybersecurity experts gathered at the 'Cyber Defence…