28 May 2021

Tesla cameras will monitor driver awareness

A software update for Tesla cars includes a monitoring system of drivers while Autopilot is in use. Drivers are required to pay attention at all times while the “self-driving” feature is in use, however, drivers have been able to activate the feature and leave the driver’s seat. Tesla’s cars had

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06 May 2021

Peloton’s Leaky API Spilled Riders’ Private Data

Due to a flaw in Peloton’s API, the personal data of its riders was exposed. The API leakage allegedly occurred after the company ignored a vulnerability disclosure from a penetration testing company. Although Peloton partially fixed the hole, they failed to fully secure the database. The news comes amid other

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12 Mar 2021

Blast kills six coal miners in Pakistan’s southwest

Approximately 1,000 feet underground, methane gas exploded at the coalfield in Marwar in the province of Balochistan, killing six miners and injuring two. The coal mine is in southwestern Pakistan near the border with Afghanistan. The mine has been closed and an inquiry has been ordered by the Chief Inspector

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22 Jan 2020

Data-driven vehicles: The next security challenge

As manufacturers increase their efforts to get autonomous vehicles on the road, experts are concerned that the radical shift in security needed to ensure safety will not be reached. As more smart technologies are implemented into cars, more security threats are posed. The addition of a tablet-based control console creates

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03 Jan 2020

Wearable industrial tech is coming to a production line near you

A Research and Markets report predicted massive growth in the market of industrial wearables, which includes VR training and heads-up schematics. The report stated that annual growth is expected to be just over 50% between 2019 and 2024, meaning that the current $1.1 billion industry would reach $8.9 billion by

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