AT&T Faces $224M Legal Challenge Over SIM-Jacking Rings

Cryptocurrency angel investor Michael Terpin seeks damages for “gross negligence" by the carrier, alleging it turned a blind eye to store employees’ malicious activities.

Link: https://threatpost.com/att-faces-224m-legal-challenge-over-sim-jacking-rings/136645/

Open MQTT Servers Raise Physical Threats in Smart Homes

Misconfigured DIY smart-home hubs for home automation could allow attackers to track owners’ movements, see if smart doors and windows are opened or closed, and even open garage doors.

Link: https://threatpost.com/open-mqtt-servers-raise-physical-threats-in-smart-homes/136586/