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Critical 'Misfortune Cookie' bug puts millions of internet-connected routers at risk
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Mirai-variant attack launched from Mexico

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A pair of Trend Micro research teams has detected and done a quick cyber autopsy on a new Mirai-like attack that popped up in Mexico earlier this month targeting Gigabit Passive Optical Network (GPON) home routers and IP webcams.

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Fitbit teams up with Google

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Fitbit and Google have inked a deal that will have the fitness device vendor upload data to Google’s Cloud Healthcare API to it can be made accessible by healthcare providers.

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Interpol warns IoT devices at risk

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Interpol recently drew 43 investigators and digital forensics pros from 23 countries together for its Digital Security Challenge – one in which a cyberattack is launched from a hacked IoT device, a webcam.

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