Meltdown and Spectre

Meltdown and Spectre Addressed by ThreatModeler

With Meltdown and Spectre, 2018 could set a new standard for the “year of the cyber-attack.” Getting on top of these critical vulnerabilities will require enterprise threat modeling. Meltdown and Spectre, recently discovered hardware vulnerabilities affecting chips produced by Intel, AMD, ARM, and Qualcomm, expose affected devices to kernel attacks. Almost everyone, from home computing[…]

Securing IoT

Securing IoT Requires a Big-Picture View

The familiar concept of devices that connect to the Internet – the so-called IoT or Internet of Things devices – is that they are…. well… devices. They are the smart watches, smart televisions, industrial controllers, traffic sensors and what not that are installed, attached, mounted, or otherwise moved into the existing space. They are devices[…]

IoT Threat Modeling

IoT Threat Modeling for Greater Security

The Internet of Things – or IoT – is growing at an explosive rate. A recent international study sponsored by the US Chamber of Commerce indicates that in just two years as many as 85% of organizations will utilize IoT to add value to their operations.[1] Consumer adoption of connected devices is currently growing by[…]