Avionics Magazine – In December 2017, IOACTIVE cybersecurity researcher Ruben Santamarta demonstrated his ability to establish a shell presence on a real in-flight airborne commercial airplane internet modem. The general public, though, would not learn about the demonstration until mid-2018, when Santamarta released a preview of a 70-page report detailing how the flaws exposed in that modem also allowed him to spy on cargo ships and hidden military bases.
Complex – No matter how many measures you take to protect your personal information, the unfortunate truth is that no computer is truly safe. Any device that connects to the internet is theoretically vulnerable to being hacked, which means everything from your bank account to your credit cards to your social media accounts could be compromised, if your personal data were to fall into the wrong hands.
Real Estate Weekly – Dec. 4: The commercial real estate development association will host Building a Better NJ: Future Proof Your Buildings at the EY Learning Center, 121 River Street, Hoboken, N.J. from 2:30 – 6 p.m. The series will examine the importance of keeping pace with technology to ensure that commercial real estate properties remain viable, desirable and compliant in the future.
Bloomberg – Chinese robotics billionaire James Zhou scored a win this year when Tencent Holdings Ltd. helped fund his startup at a $5 billion valuation. But Zhou’s already chasing more cash. The goal? To make his singing, dancing, yoga-teaching robots more lifelike.
Digital Journal – The Connected Car Security Solutions Market is defined by the presence of some of the leading competitors operating in the market, including the well-established players and new entrants, and the suppliers, vendors, and distributors. Connected car security solutions is a radio communication service used permanently or temporarily for the safeguarding of connected cars. A connected car is a car that is equipped with Internet access, and usually also with a wireless local area network.