The inability to find skilled staff to grow security programs remains one of the key challenges for the industry. By contrast, criminal hacking teams seem to be fully staffed.
What appears to be a fault, often, by a change of viewpoint, turns out to be one of the greatest assets you can have.
At PARC we had a slogan: "Point of view is worth 80 IQ points."
Michael D. Shear:
He said that much of the blame belonged to the drone itself, a DJI Phantom, which he said has a history of losing contact with its operator.
Michael Perry, of SZ DJI:
We want to make sure people are being innovative and creative with the technology, but at the same time we want to make sure people are using it responsibly.
The incident highlights what is likely to be a big issue for auto makers in the coming years: identifying and patching software vulnerabilities and securing the technology going into modern cars.
A recently fixed vulnerability in the BlackPhone instant messaging application gave attackers the ability to decrypt messages, steal contacts, and control vital functions of the device, which is marketed as a more secure way to protect communications from government and criminal snoops.
Johannes (Hanno) Bock:
The thing I want to elaborate here is something different about GHOST: It turns out that it has been discovered independently three times.
[With OpenBSD,] there can be latent two year old bugs, but there can't be latent fixed two year bugs.