Aquarium thermometer enables casino hack


In a talk at the 2018 Wall Street Journal CEO Council Conference, Darktrace CEO Nicole Eagan gave as an example of the new opportunities afforded by the Internet of Things a case in which attackers used a thermometer in a lobby aquarium to gain a foothold in a casino's network and exfiltrate the high-roller database. Regulation will be required to set minimum security standards.

Writer: Oscar Williams-Grut

Publication: Business Insider

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