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InfoSec 2016: IoT Security Needs A Serious Shake-Up, Says Sophos

#InfoSec2016: #IoT #CyberSecurity Needs A Serious Shake-Up, Says Sophos

  • InfoSec 2016: IoT Security Needs A Serious Shake-Up, Says Sophos
  • “IoT security has been compressed down to this one topic, but within that is the serious, obvious scenarios that affect life and limb…and a wealth of things that are considered toys, which have security that is so backwards, it’s like PC security for 8 or 9 years ago,” he told us.
  • Lyne explained how Sophos investigated the security of a wide range of IoT products, but worryingly, found that the security of many devices is seriously lacking.
  • “Some of the new trends are astounding – they’re innovative, they’re clever, I think they could snare a lot of people in the actual IT security business,” he told us.
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InfoSec 2016: IoT Security Needs A Serious Shake-Up, Says Sophos

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