Smart metres and IoT have the potential to optimise performance and maintenance of the billions of dollars worth of infrastructure in Australian utilities. But each new device creates a potential access point to systems that are not designed with cyber security in mind and, in some cases, are already exposed.
While many telecom network technology vendors are claiming that the wait for fifth generation, high-speed wireless service (5G) is finally over, the full transition to 5G will not happen in 2018, according to data and analytics company GlobalData. Ed Gubbins, senior telecom technology and software analyst at GlobalData said, “There
Information from at least 500 million Yahoo user accounts has been stolen in a data breach that occurred in late 2014. The internet pioneer confirmed the breach in a statement today and is pointing the finger at a “state-sponsored actor.” It’s a statement no company ever wants to make, especially
US Telco and tech giant Verizon is the blackest of the Black Hats in the technology sector. When the American National Security Agency (NSA) was strong-arming the dotcom giants to hand over the data on US citizenry — almost certainly in violation of that country’s laws — many resisted to