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Security researcher gets threats over Amazon review

#cyberSecurity researcher gets threats over Amazon review on @techcrunch  #IoT

  • Security researcher gets threats over Amazon review
  • The representative then said that she would report Garrett to Amazon if he didn’t take down the review, and that other Amazon reviewers had written in to complain about it.
  • “The command packets look like they’re encrypted, but in reality there’s no real cryptography at all,” Garrett explained in his review.
  • The only way Garrett could prevent his socket from being compromised was to block the server, which would keep anyone, including him, from controlling the socket remotely.
  • But for sellers, reviews are no laughing matter.

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Security researcher gets threats over Amazon review

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