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Data Digest: IoT Vulnerabilities, Teen Cybersecurity Contest, Financial Impact of a Data Breach

An overlooked vulnerability in IoT devices, U.K. teenagers combat hackers, and the long-term financial fallout from data breaches.

More Security Woes for IoT

A legacy communications protocol commonly used in Internet of Things devices can easily be manipulated to spy on (and even sabotage) connected equipment.

Read more at Dark Reading


U.K. Teens Fight Hackers in Contest

A competition intended to inspire interest in cybersecurity set teenagers to defend a smart home against malicious hacking.

Read more at Information Age


How Much Financial Damage Does a Breach Cause?

New research from Comparitech.com finds that companies that suffer a major data breach underperform on the stock market for years.

Read more at Comparitech Blog



About the Author

Lindsay Stares is a production editor at TDWI. You can contact her at lstares@tdwi.org.


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