Cybersecurity conference attendees possibly exposed to IRL virus

[ad_1] They, perhaps more than any other gathered group of industry professionals, know how to defend against viruses. Just, maybe, not this kind.  Hackers and cybersecurity researchers who attended this year’s annual Black Hat information security conference in Las Vegas found themselves on the receiving end of the wrong kind of security notification. On Thursday, […]

The Black Hat cybersecurity conference app has a cybersecurity problem

[ad_1] Look, we get it: cybersecurity is hard.  Still, you’d think the folks at the Black Hat cybersecurity conference in Las Vegas this week would have a better handle on things. And yet, according to noted French security researcher Baptiste Robert, they still managed to release a conference app that could put attendees’ phones at […]