The fight to defend the Internet of Things

Read Raj Talluri list methods to fight the Internet of Thing security menace on Network World : The Internet has entered a new chapter called the Internet of Things (IoT). It follows the fixed-Internet era characterized by connected PCs and laptops through the 1990s, and builds on the mobile-Internet era spearheaded by the proliferation of smartphones […]

The internet of things: The cyber security risks and how to protect against them

Recently, the UK’s National Health Service encountered a devastating multi-national cyber-attack. Investigators have since discovered that this was only a small part of a simultaneous attack with over 57,000 ‘infections’ found in 99 countries across the world. Russia, Ukraine and Taiwan were the top targets and UK Prime Minister Theresa May called the attacks “unprecedented”. […]

IoT Cybersecurity: The World of Unknown for Organizations and Nations

Read why Mayank Lau says that Internet of Things is a unknown terrain for organisations on Data Quest : Internet power to connect, communicate and remotely manage millions of networked devices is becoming pervasive. The market and nations are gung-ho about IoT phenomena globally and so does India. Read his full article here.

Internet of Things (IoT) Security Market Worth 29.02 Billion USD by 2022

According to the new market research report “Internet of Things (IoT) Security Market by Type (Network, Endpoint, Application and Cloud Security), Solution (Identity Access Management, Device Authentication and Management, Security Analytics, and IDS/IPS), Service, Application Area, and Region – Global Forecast to 2022.” Read about the new report  “Internet of Things (IoT) Security Market by […]

IoT Spending to Approach $1.4 Trillion in 2021

This year, the spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) is poised to hit $800 billion worldwide, a 16.7 percent increase over 2016, predicts technology research firm IDC. In 2021, that figure will nearly reach $1.4 trillion. In 2017, increased demand for industrial IoT solutions and services will help lift the overall market. Read about the […]

Lawmakers voice fears over security of internet devices

House lawmakers on Tuesday voiced fears about cyber threats to mobile and internet-connected devices, soliciting feedback from authorities in the private sector about how to ensure their security. Read about why United States senators are worried about Internet of Thing security on The Hill.

Five fundamentals of security in the internet of things era

The sad truth is that many consumers now find themselves asking the same questions that security researchers asked many years ago: What do we trust, who can we trust, and why should we automatically trust anything, regardless how familiar or benign it looks? Read about the five fundamentals of security in the Internet of Things […]

The time to fix IoT security is now

Read  Michael Moore’s article about why it is imperative for companies to fix the Internet of Things now on Beta News : The Internet of Things has enjoyed a huge surge in growth in recent years, with businesses and consumers alike flocking to get the world around them smarter and more connected. However, it is becoming […]

Beware the next wave of cyber threats: IoT ransomware

Read David Balaban’s article about why Internet of Things ransomware is the next big cyber threat on Information Management : Ransomware has become one of the most serious cyber threats plaguing organizations. Today, all of us – from home users to corporations and government organizations – are trying to protect ourselves from encryption viruses. But we are […]

IoT Manufacturers Have To Recognise Security Risks

Read why Sam Pudwell If there’s one area of technology that still hasn’t fully grasped the scale of cyber security threats facing the world today, it’s the Internet of Things (IoT). It’s well documented that the number of IoT connected devices is increasing at an exponential rate in industries such as healthcare, agriculture and smart cities – […]