Who knew something fishy can happen with the fish tanks in a casino?
According to a report from a security firm called Darktrace, hackers have managed to gain access to a North American casino via the use of a smart fish tank.
The fish tank was cleverly used as a means of entrance, allowing the trespassers to move laterally throughout the casino's network. They were able to use the tank to trans[...] Read more » Smart fish tank used by hackers to steal data from a casino
Joined: May '08
Age: 33 (M)
loooool a fcukin fishtank plugged into the internet, for f**k sakes forget all this internet of things sh1t and you have a few major headaches less an a dollaors more in your wallet. but he if you have too much money and/or want to experience "the future" please move on...
Joined: Mar '09
Age: 41 (F)
I wonder what else we are going to hear soon. Smart fish tank that got hacked. For starters why do you need a "smart" fish tank. What happened to the old ones. They were too dumb? I cant understand that need, to plug everything on the internet...
Joined: May '08
Age: 53 (M)
It is quite simple: If the humans are no longer smart enough to do their thing, their stuff must step in, and bring some smartness back. So we will see more smart stuff in the future. Of cause this all will be very vulnerable.
Joined: Jan '17
Age: 60 (M)
Smart fush tank haha, I am yoo old yo understand why this is needed, I had a few fish tanks un my lufe and there us no need to connect it to internet, why maybe fushes want to google some information when they have nothing to do no really I do not need this smart things future
Joined: Mar '14
Age: 43 (M)
Wow! The hackers use the fish tank to transmit sensitive data to unknown actor in Finland? Seriously? This is clearly a data exfiltration, and it is more subtle and sophisticated than typical data theft attempts.