Combating the Rising Threat of “Smart” Devices

This was originally posted as an INSIGHT for Wolf & Company, P.C. here   Continuing our series of takeaways from DEF CON 24 – last month we discussed How Hackers Are Attacking Mobile Devices – we’re turning the focus to Anthony Rose’s presentation, “Picking Bluetooth low Energy Locks from a Quarter Mile Away.” This presentation is particularly relevant … Continue reading Combating the Rising Threat of “Smart” Devices

Reducing Risk for Contactless Payments

This was originally posted as an INSIGHT for Wolf & Company, P.C. here The United States Secret Service (USSS) and the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Security Standards Council released a Joint Advisory Bulletin on September 8, 2015, titled “Mobile Payment System Vulnerability.” This bulletin addresses a growing trend in information theft related to contactless payments … Continue reading Reducing Risk for Contactless Payments