November 01, 2018 10: 24 AM Published by Jason Cannava

UK Code of Practice for Consumer IoT Security

In October 2018, the UK government launched the Code of Practice for Consumer IoT Security, which is a surprisingly user-friendly read. The “Secure by..

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October 31, 2018 04: 37 PM Published by Samantha Wheatley

California Consumer Privacy Act

California recently passed legislation the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), which beefs up protections on consumer privacy and gives more power..

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October 16, 2017 02: 11 PM Published by Barbara Nelson

Addressing the Wi-Fi KRACK Vulnerability for IoT and Connected Products

Another day, another security vulnerability.

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May 23, 2017 10: 50 AM Published by Barbara Nelson

A Matter of IoT Security

Consumers used to take security for granted. They would buy a connected product and trust they were safe - no questions asked. There was no reason to..

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July 28, 2016 01: 30 AM Published by Barbara Nelson

Security and the IoT - A Product Developer’s Dilemma

Every day, there are new articles about security and connected products, and quite frankly, the more that is written, the more confusing it can get. On..

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April 20, 2015 03: 03 PM Published by Rob Conant

Security and the Internet of Things

I worked for years in industrial networking for places like power plants and electric utilities.  The risk of security breaches was not just around..

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January 15, 2015 01: 18 PM Published by Cirrent team

U.S. Government and the IoT

When Congress starts holding hearings on a technology, it means one of two things: it's either peaked or it's here to stay.  In this case, we'd say..

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August 03, 2014 02: 55 AM Published by Rob Conant

How Safe is Your Walled Garden?

While I do many non-geek things, I also have a PhD in electrical engineering and I've always worked in tech (albeit on the business side for the last..

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