Internet of Things IoT Security Strategy

  • February 13, 2017 13 Feb'17

    Whit Diffie on IoT privacy and security

    In part one of this two-part Q&A, Whit Diffie weighs in on the privacy risks in an unprotected IoT world and explains why he doesn't own a Nest thermostat.

  • August 10, 2016 10 Aug'16

    Breaking all the things at Black Hat

    A number of security researchers proved at Black Hat 2016 that breaking the "things" in IoT isn't as hard as one might think -- or as it should be.

  • July 19, 2016 19 Jul'16

    Framing your enterprise IoT approach

    There is no one-size-fits-all enterprise IoT approach, but there are four common requirements and challenges almost every IoT project will encounter.

  • May 19, 2016 19 May'16

    IoT World 2016: A conference of connectivity and confusion

    At IoT World, it was a flurry of Internet of Things' potential and platforms paired with an overwhelming sense of confusion and questions with few answers.

  • May 13, 2016 13 May'16

    Consumers still eye smart home technologies warily

    Despite the ever-ballooning list of smart home products on the market, consumers still see smart home technologies with reticence and as unnecessary.

  • May 12, 2016 12 May'16

    IoT consumer technologies raise ethical questions

    While IoT technologies may be poised to take over markets like connected homes and smart cities, they are raising moral questions for data purveyors.

  • February 01, 2016 01 Feb'16

    IoT security issues unplugged

    A new ecosystem is needed for the Internet of Things and machine-to-machine communications, say thought leaders. But where does that leave security?

  • September 23, 2015 23 Sep'15

    FBI CISO warns of IoT data breaches

    In a keynote address, FBI CISO Arlette Hart tackled the Internet of Things and explained why enterprises need to step up their IoT security efforts.

  • August 28, 2015 28 Aug'15

    Internet of Things security concerns prompt boost in IoT services

    News roundup: As Internet of Things concerns become an enterprise reality, one vendor is quick to offer IoT services to combat the risks. Plus: 1% of users create 75% of the risk; Target pays up; Apple devices improperly secured in the enterprise.

  • July 01, 2015 01 Jul'15

    Cisco acquires OpenDNS to fight IoT threats

    Cisco plans to acquire OpenDNS and use its security-as-a-service products to reduce the number of IoT threats customers face.

  • June 12, 2015 12 Jun'15

    Gartner: IoT security is all about physical safety and data handling

    Gartner predicts that by 2020 the rise of the Internet of Things will have far reaching effects on information security, including IoT security forcing better planning in physical safety and data handling.

  • May 22, 2015 22 May'15

    IoT will force CIOs to enter the realm of operational technology

    IoT is mature enough for enterprise adoption, said a panel of experts at the 2015 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium, but successful deployments require CIOs to engage with operational technology.

  • April 22, 2015 22 Apr'15

    IoT discovery and federation controls lacking

    IoT discovery and federation controls are lacking. Benjamin Jun says the answer is to build better IoT federation and trust protocols.

  • April 16, 2015 16 Apr'15

    IoT device explosion challenges data center security

    The billions of Internet connected devices in the IoT wave introduce new data center security concerns that IT managers must head off at the pass.

  • April 02, 2015 02 Apr'15

    RSA Conference 2015 preview: Is IoT hype justified?

    The Internet of Things dominates the agenda at RSA Conference 2015, but experts believe enterprises should focus their attention on threat intelligence and other topics.