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Smart Cities are not safe (yet)

November 14, 2016

A smart city is an urban development vision to integrate multiple solutions like Internet of Things (IoT) in a secure way to manage a city’s assets. The goal of building a smart city is to improve quality of life and to improve the efficiency of services and meet citizens’ needs, …
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Protecting medical data

November 07, 2016

Cyber criminals are expanding their activities rapidly, from the financial sector into the medical sector, hunting for data of patients. The growing popularity of stolen data sets of individual patients can be explained by the fact that credit card details quickly can be blocked or replaced. Protected health information, which …
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Securing Future European Business at ISSE 2016

November 01, 2016

ISSE 2016 will take place on 15th and 16th in Paris. Information Security Solutions Europe (ISSE) was founded in 1999 as an initiative of the European Commission Directorate General Information Society. This years theme is: ‘Securing Future European Business’. AET was delighted to receive a speaking invitation for the conference of …
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IoT Devices, Security and Trust

October 31, 2016

Embedded Internet-of-Thing (IoT) and IP-devices are not a new phenomenon. In last Friday’s massive DDoS cyberattack, hackers used ‘internet of things’ devices to launch this high impact attack. Organized networks of connected devices created a massive botnet that threw over 1 trillion bits of data every second at important servers. …
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