The Yin-Yang of Cybersecurity Legislation – The Internet of Things Cybersecurity Act

Read Phil Quade analyse the pros and cons of the newThe Internet of Things Cybersecurity Act 2017 on CSO Online : The dynamic of opposites permeates human culture: light and dark, push and pull, happy and sad, supply and demand, yin and yang. While we tend to prefer one over the other, the reality is […]

Can U.S. lawmakers fix IoT security for good?

Read  Majid Ahmed’s article about whether the  new IoT Cybersecurity Act of 2017 is enough to take care of Internet of Things cyber security on Network World : While the Internet of Things (IoT) has carved out a comfortable place for itself in today’s society and markets, many still fear that the interconnectivity-driven phenomenon is […]

Nokia: ISPs and users must be aware of IoT security

Arnold Jansen, senior product marketing manager for IP/optical networks at Nokia, says broadband service providers, ISPs and end-users must be aware of IoT security to prevent DDoS disasters, and explains how its next-gen IP-routing technology could help them mitigate cyberattacks. Read the interview with Arnold Jansen of Nokia who explains why it is important for […]

8 Critical IoT Security Technologies

Read John Blyler list 8 critical Internet of Things security technologies on Electronic Design : A recent report by Gartner predicts that there will be 20.4 billion connected Internet of Things (IoT) devices by 2020, with 5.5 million new things getting connected every day. Furthermore, more than half of major new business processes and systems […]

Analyzing the Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act

Read Ariel Rabkin analyse the newly introduced Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act on AEI Ideas : In the past year or two, there has been a great deal of enthusiasm around internet-connected devices — known by the buzzword Internet of Things — and vendors are racing to offer smart appliances, smart cars, home audio assistants (e.g., Alexa […]

SMBs Practice Better IoT Security Than Large Enterprises Do

Massive IoT botnet Mirai helped fuel a 280% rise in telnet botnet attack activity in the first half of the year over the previous period, but small-to midsized (SMB) business are surprisingly better prepared to deal with IoT threats in general than large enterprises, according to data from separate IoT reports released today. Read about […]

Is your network ready for the Internet of Things?

Read Bob Violino’s article about the impact of Internet of Things on network security on Network World : Buying into IoT comes with a wealth of benefits, but adopting heavy use of the internet of things means more than plugging in devices and waiting for the data to pour in; it means modifying network infrastructure […]

Cultural change a critical but neglected element of IoT security

Read Alex Scroxton’s article about how cultural change is critical element of Internet of Things security on Computer Weekly : Ensuring that employees know how to secure data, and controlling who can access what data at what time and from where, are critical elements of a fit-for-purpose internet of things (IoT) security posture that many enterprises […]

IoT security for healthcare is in critical condition

Read why Jon Gold says that healthcare Internet of Things cyber security is in critical condition on Network World : IoT security is a headache, a mess and several other flavors of annoying for any enterprise, but in healthcare, it can be literally life and death.Compromising any connected device has two main consequences – one […]

Internet of Things security is top-of-mind for consumers across the globe

IoT (Internet of Things) security is top-of-mind for consumers across the globe, according to new research from digital platform security provider Irdeto. The survey found that 90 per cent of consumers polled from six countries including India believe it is important that a connected device has security built into the product. Read more about the […]