Industry Groups Urge National Internet Of Things Policy

A report released Tuesday by a coalition of tech industry groups and companies including Samsung calls on the United States to adopt a national strategy on the internet of things, enacting legislation to ensure the nation benefits from the evolving network of internet-connected cars, appliances and other devices while also managing cybersecurity concerns. Read about […]

IoT Security Costs are Manageable

Read why Jake Sprouse says that Internet of Things device security has become more critical than ever and why the costs are manageable on EE Times : Gone are the days of security-through-obscurity for connected consumer products. Designers can no longer ignore the risk that a potential security compromise poses to their brands. As a result of […]

IoT Regulations Necessary for Cybersecurity

Read Morgan Lynch’s article about why Internet of Things regulations are necessary for cyber security on Meri Talk : Industry experts told Congress on Oct. 3 that regulations are necessary to secure the Internet of Things (IoT).  “Is the industry doing enough to ensure the security of IoT devices?” Rep. Jamie Raskin, D-Md., asked at the IT […]

5 tips to lockdown security for Internet of Things medical devices

Read  Bill Siwicki list 5 tips for healthcare firms for Internet of Things security on Healthcare IT News : While there are many avenues cybercriminals can take to get into private networks, lax security is making Internet of Things devices ripe targets. But there are steps that healthcare information security teams can take today to […]

IoT can learn from smartphone security

Read  Jack Gold’s article about how Internet of Things can learn from smartphone security on Network World : The massive growth of Internet of Things (IoT) devices over the next one to three years should give us pause. As companies rush to get to market first, are we seeing a “dumbing down” of basic device […]

How GE’s security head protects the industrial IoT

When it comes to securing enterprises and manufacturing plants, the CISOs at big organizations have to get their hands dirty on the operational technology side. They can’t leave sensors in the office hallways, for example, or HVAC systems to the facilities or plant operators anymore. Read Nasrin Rezai of GE offer solutions for protecting Industrial Internet […]

How to secure the IIoT: A Q&A with GE’s CISO

Most of the discussion around cyber security focuses on the role of enterprise IT, how it can best protect corporate and customer data. Companies in the manufacturing and industrial space, however, have to take a much broader approach to security as their products and equipment become connected to the internet. Read Nasrin Rezai, CISO at GE […]

Data privacy, security are central to IoT, says IBM’s Harriet Green

Harriet Green is currently general manager of Watson customer engagement, Watson Internet of Things (IoT) and education at International Business Machines Corp. (IBM). Prior to that, she held numerous leadership positions including that of chief executive officer (CEO) of Thomas Cook Group, CEO of Premier Farnell Plc, and senior vice-president of Arrow Electronics Inc. Read […]

Internet of Things to grow despite security concerns

The Internet of Things (IoT) is changing the playing field for organizations in every sector—helping them “increase operational efficiency and grow their businesses”, according to a report, State of the Market: Internet of Things 2017, by Verizon Communications Inc. Read about the new State of the Market: Internet of Things 2017 report by Verizon Communications Inc. […]

Secure Solutions for the Internet of Things

As a firm comprised of veterans from Apple, Google, Amazon Lab126 and other tech industry giants, Afero is well-poised as a developer of encryption and authentication technologies designed for Internet of Things security. We told you recently about their Modulo-2 development kit. Read the interview with Joe Britt of Afero who gives some secure solutions for […]