Dark Reading: Las Vegas Most Insecure Cyber City in US; St. Louis Least Vulnerable

Posted: May 23, 2018 / Author: Keren

Turns out that what happens in Las Vegas actually happens in at least a couple of other places as well - from a cybersecurity standpoint.

Residents of the Las Vegas, Memphis, and Charlotte metro areas are at substantially higher risk of data theft and other cybersecurity incidents compared to residents in more than four-dozen other areas in the US.

Cloud security vendor Coronet recently analyzed network connectivity and device related data in the 55 most populated areas in the country and found Wi-Fi and cellular networks — and the devices connecting to them — to be the most insecure in these three areas, the new study shows.