Ron Kuriscak

Ron Kuriscak

When your IoT goes bump in the night

In our always connected world the prevalence of internet connect devices has multiplied significantly. Internet connected devices have skyrocketed in our businesses, factories, infrastructures, and hospitals. This “Internet of things” (IoT) is becoming an increasing topic of conversation both in the workplace and outside of it. It’s a concept that not only has the potential to impact how we live but also how we work and are secured. IoT devices have become prevalent in many of the products and services that we have come to rely upon in our everyday lives. IoT security is the safeguarding of connected devices and networks in the IoT world. Managing and securing the ever-growing number of internet connected devices is posing new challenges to organizations of all sizes. Businesses must now address this new threat landscape to determine how to protect themselves. What are some examples of IoT devices? What is the threat? How prevalent is the risk? How are organizations protecting all of these IoT devices? What should do to reduce the risks.