The Latest in IT Security

Researchers turn LG’s Hom-Bot vacuum cleaner into a real-time spying device

27
Oct
2017
Researchers turn LG’s Hom-Bot vacuum cleaner into a real-time spying device

key-hole-2274790_960_720

Check Point researchers have discovered a vulnerability in LG’s smart home infrastructure that could have allowed hackers to take over the legitimate user’s account and, through it, take remote control of all the LG SmartThinQ home appliances.

These appliances include dishwashers, refrigerators, microwaves, dryers, and robotic vacuum cleaners.

Read More

Leave a reply


Categories

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2018
WHITE PAPERS

Mission-Critical Broadband – Why Governments Should Partner with Commercial Operators:
Many governments embrace mobile network operator (MNO) networks as ...

ARA at Scale: How to Choose a Solution That Grows With Your Needs:
Application release automation (ARA) tools enable best practices in...

The Multi-Model Database:
Part of the “new normal” where data and cloud applications are ...

Featured

Archives

Latest Comments

Social Networks