Security Metrics and Tesla’s Safety Statistics

I have long railed against the inadequacy of popular easy-to-record security metrics. They usually lack critical information about the nature and severity of vulnerabilities and are therefore misleading in providing support for ...
Huge prizes up for grabs for anyone who can hack a Tesla

Huge prizes up for grabs for anyone who can hack a Tesla

If you’re going to the CanSecWest conference in Vancouver this March you’ll have the chance to participate in the Pwn2Own ethical hacking contest. As usual hackers will be working hard to crack ...
Tesla Encouraging “Good Faith” Security Research in Bug Bounty Program

Tesla Encouraging “Good Faith” Security Research in Bug Bounty Program

Electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla is encouraging what it calls “good faith” security research in its bug bounty program. In its vulnerability disclosure program, Tesla says it welcomes “the community to participate in ...
7 Questions for Evaluating your Security Posture against Insider Threats

7 Questions for Evaluating your Security Posture against Insider Threats

Insider threats top the list of the most dangerous cyber risks for organizations worldwide. It doesn’t take much effort for insiders to steal your sensitive data, while such activities are hard to ...
Malicious Insider Threat

Are You Prepared for a Malicious Insider Threat?

Earlier this month, Tesla became the poster child of the damage a single malicious insider can do to your company. Tesla CEO Elon Musk sent an email to employees about an employee ...
Security Boulevard

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Accuses Employee of ‘Extensive and Damaging Sabotage’

A disgruntled employee at Tesla has caused “extensive and damaging sabotage,” according to the company’s CEO Elon Musk. In an email sent to employees late Sunday night, Musk revealed an employee had ...
Tesla saboteur caused extensive damage and leaked highly sensitive data, claims Elon Musk

Tesla saboteur caused extensive damage and leaked highly sensitive data, claims Elon Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk believes that the company is the victim of deliberate sabotage perpetrated by an employee. According to CNBC, the high profile executive sent an email to Tesla employees this ...
Tesla Model S version 7 Autopilot Speeding Ticket Auto Steering Demo on Streets, Highway, Traffic

Self-Driving Cars (We Are The Robots)

Robots will rule us all. I feel that’s already been established by more sci-fi writers than can be credited in one podcast. You may have recently seen that an Uber self-driving car ...

AVIEN resource page updates 22nd February 2018

CRYPTOCURRENCY/CRYPTO-MINING NEWS AND RESOURCES Sean Nichols for The Register: Guys, you’re killing us! LA Times homicide site hacked to mine crypto-coins on netizens’ PCs “The newspaper’s IT staffers left at least one ...