Fixing the Problem of IoT Security
IoT security isn't where it needs to be, but businesses can do their part to improve in office IoT security. Find out how.
The IoT extends well beyond household appliances. Everything from urban transportation systems to medical equipment to utilities and even our cars are connected to the internet. Should any of these systems be locked down due to ransomware, the consequences could be dire. MELISSA THOMPSON
This quote shows why IoT security is so important. Without it, an entire transportation system could be out of service, or a hospital may not be able to function. And yet, IoT security is still not as advanced as it needs to be.
Why is this and what can we do to fix the issue? If you want to know keep reading. Thompson discusses this further in her blog found on The Next Web.
Who Should Read This Article
Anyone concerned with IoT security or who is using IoT in their business should check out this article.
What You Will Learn
You will get an in-depth view on IoT and why IoT security as Thompson says "sucks." You will then learn how to protect the IoT from breaches by doing things like:
- Creating device policies.
- Doing 2-step authentication.
- Letting a company handle your IoT security.
IoT security isn't where it needs to be, but businesses can do their part to improve in-office IoT security.