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 […]

Could Europe Teach the U.S. a Lesson About Cyber Regulation?

Read Alyssa Newcomb’s article about whether the United States of America should follow European data protection regulations on NBC News : When it comes to cyber security, there is one universal truth: Everything is hackable. Beyond that, approaches for keeping consumer data safe and standards for reporting breaches wildly vary. Read her full article here.

Why is an IoT Security Standard needed

Read why Marc says that a Internet of Things security standard is needed to regulate IoT devices on IoT Business News : The recent wave of cyber attacks is a clear reminder of the importance of proper information security. The latest Equifax breach didn’t just leave over 140 million customers exposed and vulnerable; it also […]

Tech giants recommend rules to protect your fridge from internet attack

Several major tech and communications firms have banded together to put forward a plan to secure internet-connected devices. Google, Intel, Microsoft, Verizon, Comcast and Time Warner Cable joined former FCC Chief Technologist Dale Hatfield in 2010 to form the Broadband Internet Technical Advisory Group (BITAG), an organization intent on developing best practices for broadband management and […]

Are regulations the answer to better Internet of Things security?

Read Mandeep Khera’s article about whether stricter regulations can ensure Internet of Things security on Cyber Scoop : On Sept. 20, veteran cybersecurity reporter Brian Krebs’ website was hit by an enormous distributed denial-of-service attack. The incident might have passed as just another in the seemingly endless series of high-profile incidents this year, if not […]

The (Regulated) Rise of the CISO

Read Richard Borden explain how regulations are elevating the role of CISO beyond the traditional role on JD Supra : The proposed New York Department of Financial Services Cybersecurity Requirements for Financial Institutions (the “Regulation”) has many different aspects that are designed to bring about overall improvement in cybersecurity programs. One that has yet to be […]