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IoTSF Announces Sarb Sembhi Joins Executive Steering Board

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August 2nd 2021 The IoT Security Foundation announced today that Sarb Sembhi, CTO of Virtually Informed, has joined its Executive Steering Board (ESB). Sarb has been a cybersecurity professional for over 20 years and an active member of IoTSF since 2018 where he has successfully helped establish and co-chair the Smart Built Environment Working Group

IoTSF Champion Award is Back in 2021 and Open for Applications

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We're delighted to announce that applications for the prestigious IoT Security Foundation's Champion Award are now open and we're inviting you to apply. What's the award for? The IoT Security Foundation Champion Award celebrates exemplars of the security-minded organisations as part of its mission to ‘make it safe to connect’. Who can apply? OPEN

TREs and the IoT – Enabling a Trusted Connected Future

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Trusted Connectivity Alliance (TCA) and IoT Security Foundation share a common vision: to secure the IoT and drive sustained growth through trusted connectivity. In this article, Claus Dietze, Chair of the TCA Board, explains how Tamper Resistant Elements (TRE) can help the IoT achieve its potential. The IoT landscape is notoriously under-secured. In

President Biden’s Executive Order on Improving U.S. Cybersecurity

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If you think your software is secure, get ready to prove it. This is a guest blog authored by Eric Greenwald, General Counsel at Finite State, and Matt Wyckhouse, Founder and CEO at Finite State A perspective on President Biden’s Executive Order on Improving U.S. cybersecurity. President Joe Biden has just released an Executive

UK Government Update on Plans for Consumer IoT Security Regulation

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April 21, 2021 Today, UK's Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) published its response to the Secure by Design call for views in its quest to change the law to make ‘smart’ products - like televisions, cameras and household appliances that connect to the Internet - more secure for consumers to use. The

Introducing Crypto Quantique

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As a new member of the IoT Security Foundation, we asked the CEO of Crypto Quantique, Dr Shahram Mossayebi, to tell us how they are offering silicon vendors a unique hardware IP solution and complementary software platform to solve a number of security challenges including scalability, identity and cost An economical approach to creating

The IoT Security Foundation and FIDO Alliance Announce Collaboration to Eliminate Passwords in IoT

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MOU signed to promote Simpler and Stronger Authentication to improve cybersecurity Release Date: January 5th 2021 Today, the IoT Security Foundation (IoTSF) and FIDO Alliance announced that they are collaborating to improve the status of IoT security. The main aims of the collaboration are to raise awareness on the limitations of passwords for IoT

Expanding the view of consumer vulnerability disclosure practice

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Vendors must do better when it comes to vulnerability disclosure Now in its third year, IoTSF's latest research report on Consumer Vulnerability Disclosure continues to shine a light on the poor performance of industry on the basic practice of vulnerability disclosure. Whilst incremental gains have been made, they are small and not worthy of

IoT Security Foundation Announces New Board Member

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Ollie Whitehouse, Group CTO, NCC Group Joins Executive Steering Board The IoT Security Foundation has today announced that Ollie Whitehouse from NCC Group has joined the IoTSF steering board which seeks to 'make it safe to connect' in the era of IoT. The concept of the Internet of Things - pervasive connected technology -