In 2018, IoT will move beyond experimentation

The term IoT can be confusing, and depending on who you talk to they might choose to focus on one element like connectivity or another. At Forrester we believe IoT extends beyond devices and connectivity. Read Forrester’s predictions for Internet of Things for 2018 on ZDNet.

IoT’s biggest threat: Systemic security flaws

Read why David Rolfe says that the systemic security flaws are biggest threat to Internet of Things on Tech Target : Nearly every week, we read another story related to an IoT security breach or hack. For now, the vast majority of these are individual failures by vendors, but organizations are facing an existential risk […]

The Internet of Things could easily be the Internet of Threats

Read why  Aseem Ahmed says that Internet of Things could easily become a cyber trap for businesses on Economic Times : The Internet of Things (IoT), unlike SMAC (Social Mobile Analytics Cloud), moved faster from being an industry buzzword to reality. However, what needs to be examined is whether businesses are prepared to fully leverage […]

Infosec expert viewpoint: IoT security initiatives

IoT went quickly from buzzword to mainstream, and connected devices have become common in households and enterprises around the globe. A worrying lack of regulation has fueled a plethora of security problems causing headaches to security teams and endangering end users. Read what cyber security experts think about the Internet of Things security initiatives on […]

Forrester predicts what’s next for IoT

What’s in store for the Internet of Things (IoT) in 2018? That’s the question on many people’s minds in the fast-growing IoT industry. One set of answers can be found in a new report from Forrester, called Predictions 2018: IoT Moves From Experimentation To Business Scale. Read about the Forrester’s Predictions 2018: IoT Moves From Experimentation To […]

Cisco: Most IoT projects are failing due to lack of experience and security

Three quarters of all Internet of Things (IoT) projects are “failing”, according to Cisco’s Australian CTO Kevin Bloch, primarily because they have been designed to solve individual problems, and have become siloed and unsupported as a result. Read why Cisco CTO Kevin Bloch says that 75 percent of all Internet of Things projects are failing due […]

IoT risk leads to executive anxiety, says Forescout report

Forescout’s survey, conducted on the company’s behalf by analysts at Forrester Consulting, reveals that firms are struggling to come to terms with the negative ramifications around IoT security failures. Read about the new report by Forescout which reveals that 82 percent find it difficult to identify and manage devices connected to their networks on Internet of […]

Can the cloud cure IoT security problems?

Read Gur Shatz’s article about how cloud services can be used for Internet of Things security on Tech Target : The cloud has made deploying servers easy and taken much of the complexity out of application delivery. Now, it will face its next challenge: rescuing the internet of things from itself. Read his full article here.

Most Orgs Agonize Over IoT Security

The rise of the internet of things (IoT) and operational technology (OT) is causing serious anxiety for security and line of business (LoB) leaders, thanks to the negative business ramifications a security failure can have on critical business operations. Read about the new survey by  Forrester Consulting which reveal that 77% of respondents feel that the […]

IoT devices are an enterprise security time bomb

The Internet of Things (IoT) is causing serious security concerns for enterprises worldwide with few companies capable of securing them as they are unable to identify devices properly, according to new research. Read about the new survey by ForeScout Technologies which reveals that 54 percent of respondents said that Internet of Things is causing serious anxiety due […]