News and Events

January 7, 2017

Today's Hottest Threats

As reported in the press, Ransomware was hot in 2016. That rings true - and is reflected in - ICSA Labs' standard ATD and ATD-Email testing. Received spam emails with Ransomware numbered upwards of 30,000 per day in both the Q2 and Q3 2016 test cycles and nearly 70,000 per day in the Q4 2016 test cycle. Read the full article. 

December 19, 2016

Smart door locks, fitness bands, home security cameras, oh my! 5 tips for consumers to protect themselves

Because of technology and the Internet of Things (IoT), our lives are different today and better in so many ways. However, the IoT also comes with security and privacy-related imperfections. ICSA Labs offers five practical security and privacy tips for consumers of IoT technology including fitness bands, smart home door locks, and the like...

December 12, 2016

FireEye Network Security achieves Advanced Threat Defense certification

FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE), the intelligence-led security company, today announced that FireEye Network Security (NX) achieved Advanced Threat Defense (ATD) certification in the latest round of independent testing from ICSA Labs, a leading third-party testing and certification body and an independent division of Verizon.

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December 8, 2016

Can the Internet of Things be Secured?

December 5, 2016

Exposing IoT Weaknesses - Before your consumer products unwittingly join a malicious DDoS Botnet

The Mirai botnet was used to carry out a DDoS attack in late October against one of the Internet’s domain name service (DNS) providers, Dyn, resulting in an Internet disruption for many.  It wasn’t the first time this botnet, comprised of Internet of Things (IoT) devices, was used in a DDoS attack... 

November 30, 2016

ICSA Labs Affirms Radware's DDoS Mitigation Software and Testing Methodology

The ICSA Labs audit report additionally highlighted DefensePro’s ability to detect and mitigate 30 different scenarios in 8 sections ranging from application-layer DoS/DDoS floods to mitigating brute force, to handling SSL and other application misuse. In every case, the attack was detected and mitigated by the inline DefensePro.

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November 15, 2016

Canary Receives IoT Security Certification From ICSA Labs

We go to great lengths to ensure Canary is as secure as possible. That’s why we’re proud to be the first device to receive IoT Security Certification from ICSA Labs. Read Canary's blog:

https://blog.canary.is/canary-receives-iot-security-certification/

November 10, 2016

Canary All-in-One Home Security Solution Attains First IoT Security Certification

The video-driven home security startup Canary, maker of Canary, the all-in-one security solution with HD camera, siren and air monitor, passed rigorous testing to attain the first Internet of Things security certification from ICSA Labs.

November 10, 2016

Canary All-in-One Home Security Solution Attains First Internet of Things Security Certification from ICSA Labs

The video-driven home security startup Canary, maker of Canary, the all-in-one security solution with HD camera, siren and air monitor, passed rigorous testing to attain the first Internet of Things (IoT) security certification from ICSA Labs, a leading third-party testing and certification body and an independent division of Verizon. 

November 1, 2016

Attention vendors, developers and consumers: You have a responsibility to help make the IoT secure

In light of the recent attacks that exploited Internet of Things (IoT) devices, it seems timely to reinforce the importance of IoT security.