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Security concerns rising for Internet of Things devices

Security concerns rising for #InternetofThings devices  by @jmbrandonbb #IoT #cybersecurity

  • The story, “Security concerns rising for Internet of Things devices” was originally published by CSO .
  • Young says an even more critical problem is that many of the smaller IoT companies have a small staff — they do not even have security professionals working for them, and they tend to use third-party electronics that may or may not have been certified or even tested for security.
  • There are few security apps available that can monitor Internet of Things devices, let you know about any new emerging attack vectors, and tell you about any recent compromises.
  • Young says you can install a device like this outlet, you can control with your smartphone in five minutes.
  • Intel has also stepped up to the plate and has made security for IoT devices a bigger priority .

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The burgeoning market for gadgets that trigger a sprinkler system, help you count the number of times you swing a bat, or dim the lights automatically are rising. That’s a concern for any business due to how these devices are also starting to show up at the corporate office for use in conference rooms, executive suites, and even as a low-cost building security camera system. Experts claim the industry is not doing enough to protect these devices.


Security concerns rising for Internet of Things devices