Category: Homeland Security News

China watchCybersecurity Experts Worried by Chinese Firm’s Control of Smart Devices  By Adam Xu Published 23 August 2021 From rooftop to basement and the bedrooms in between, much of the technology making consumer products smart comes from a little-known Chinese firm, Tuya Inc. of Hangzhou.More than 5,000 brands have incorporated Tuya’s technology in their products.

COVID-19Data Mining Tools Tackle COVID-19 Misinformation, Identify Symptoms Published 23 August 2021 Computer scientists use Google Trends and a government dataset to track both COVID-19 symptoms and sift through misinformation about the disease on social media. UC Riverside computer scientists are developing tools to help track and monitor COVID-19 symptoms and to sift through misinformation about