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Hackers stole a casino’s high-roller database through a thermometer in the lobby fish tank





Pacific Sea nettle jellyfish are displayed at the Shark Reef Aquarium at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on October 22, 2013 in Las Vegas Nevada. (Photo by )

  • Darktrace CEO: Hackers are increasingly targeting unprotected ‘internet of things’ devices such as air condition systems and CCTV to get into corporate networks.
  • In one incident, a casino was hacked through the thermometer in its lobby aquarium.
  • Former GCHQ director calls for laws on minimum security standards for ‘internet of things’ devices.

LONDON — Hackers are increasingly targeting ‘internet of things’ devices to access corporate systems — everything from CCTV cameras to air-conditioning units.

The “internet of things” refers to devices that are hooked up to the internet to allow live streams of data to be monitored. The term covers everything from household appliances read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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