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Some of the vulnerabilities could allow attackers to take over the affected devices.
Researchers found a botnet of over 40,000 routers that are being used to launch distributed denial-of-service attacks.
A new office will look at the privacy implications of smart homes, connected cars, mobile payments, and big data.
US Senator Al Franken started probing this month into the voice recognition technologies of Samsung and LG TVs
Netatmo weather stations upload Wi-Fi passwords and SSIDs to the company's servers over insecure connections
The Smart TVs are under a cloud for allegedly collecting voice data.
Users have to deliberately press buttons to activate the voice commands features, Samsung says.
Future Bluetooth devices could connect to the Internet through regular home routers, and require opt-in approval for privacy-invading Beacons.
The organization ranked 39 digital communication tools based on security features and best practices
A Virginia judge says forcing people to incriminate themselves violates the 5th Amendment.
Reports saying the supposedly anonymous social media app is sharing user information leads to questions from Senator Rockefeller.
The fast-growing social network makes its manifesto a legal document to prevent future profits from user data.
Connected devices raise new concerns about personal data.
The app is accused by The Guardian of tracking users' locations.
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