Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Tech Tip Tuesday - Check Yourself before You DDoS Someone Else
Internet of Things (IoT) devices (e.g. IP cameras, DVRs, refrigerators, etc) were to blame for the Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack that knocked out most of the known Internet last week. Lifehacker has a good article and link to a tool that will tell you if devices on your network are part of the problem. http://lifehacker.com/iot-scanner-checks-for-vulnerabilities-in-your-connecte-1788154835 If you have a Tech Tip you want to share, send them to firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll get them out next #TechTipTuesday.
Labels: Bullguard, cameras, DDoS, default passwords, DVRs, Ice Cube, Internet of Things, IoT, IP, Lifehacker, network, scanner
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