IoT Device Attacks, FCC Fines Mobile Carriers, Let’s Encrypt Certificate Bug

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In episode 111 for March 9th 2020: A new report shows that attacks on Internet of Things devices are on the rise, the FCC fines major mobile carriers for selling users’ location data, and details on what happens when 3 million HTTPS certificates need to be revoked because of coding error.

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Attacks are targeting default passwords on IoT devices

Basic rules for securing IoT devices at home

The FCC fines wireless companies for selling users’ location data

T-Mobile data breach notification

Let’s Encrypt discovers CAA bug, must revoke customer certificates

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