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New SWITCH Security Report available

Dear Reader!

A new issue of our monthly SWITCH Security Report has just been released.

The topics covered in this report are

  • ICSI’s Haystack looking for Android needles – and beta testers for its field study
  • Staging a comeback with a blackout – macro-Trojans return and apparently cause Christmas power cut in western Ukraine 
  • Is it really smart? Many smart home solutions have security holes as big as a garage door
  • From Mad Men to Bad Boys – malware becoming harder to monitor due to malvertising

The Security Report is available in both English and German.

»»  Download the english report.      »»  Download the german report.


The September 2015 issue of our SWITCH Security Report is available!

Dear Reader!

A new issue of our monthly SWITCH Security Report has just been released.

The topics covered in this report are:

  • Ferengi in Redmond? Microsoft enters new dimension of data acquisition with Windows 10
  • Digital revolution hacks its makers – ICANN hit by third attack, ISP 1blu hacked and blackmailed
  • Car hacks, autonomous vehicles and telematics-based insurance premiums – threats to safety and privacy
  • Home, smart home – betrayed by your fridge, exposed by your mobile

The Security Report is available in both English and German.

»»  Download the english report.      »»  Download the german report.

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