"IoT Security" Posts

IoT Security Bill Passes House, Sets Minimum Security Requirements for Federal Procurement

The House passes legislation that ensures Internet of Things (IoT) devices purchased by the federal government meet minimum security requirements as issued by NIST.

California IoT Cybersecurity Bill Mandates Unique Passwords

California lawmakers are tackling Internet of Things (IoT) security from the ground up with a new bill that mandates manufacturers affix unique passwords onto their connected devices.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 23 August 2018

Today’s MSSP & cybersecurity news involves CynergisTek & Asimily partner on IoT medical device security; AIG, Chubb & XL Catlin cyber insurance policy trends; Booz Allen wins big federal contract; Ping identity management trends; empow SIEM patents; tCell patch management & vulnerability research, and more.

FTC to IoT Device Makers: Keep Your Security Promises to Consumers

The FTC will go after Internet of Things (IoT) device makers for false or misleading security safety claims if the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) insisted that manufacturers publicly disclose their security standards.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 23 March 2018

Today’s MSSP & cybersecurity news updates involve Cryptojacking, CyberCube Analytics, IBM PartnerWorld, IoT Security, ITC Secure, Netwrix, Rsam, Symantec, Tenable Network Security, Trianz & Twitter’s CISO.

MSSP News Alert: 27 March 2017

Each morning MSSP Alert offers readers a quick lineup of news, analysis and chatter from across the MSSP (managed security services provider) ecosystem. Here’s the lineup for Monday, March 27, […]