From the Winter 2017 Issue

Achilles Heel: The Vulnerability of Embedded Firmware


Terry Dunlap, Founder and CEO, Tactical Network Solutions

Embedded firmware “is the flash memory chip that stores specialized software running in a chip in an embedded device to control its functions.”1 It’s everywhere – in computers, large and small electronic devices, Internet of Things (IoT) devices, medical devices, phones, tablets, cars and a host of other places. The vast majority resides in vulnerable … Read more