UK Government Update on Plans for Consumer IoT Security Regulation

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

IoTSF ManySecured Special Interest Group

With the support of the ManySecured project partners, the  IoT Security Foundation has created a Special Interest Group (SIG) to facilitate Interoperable Security through Collaboration with stakeholders in the IoT ecosystem value chain. The aims of the SIG are: Produce Best Practice recommendations in the areas of Gateway Foundations, Secure Comms, Update Management, Network

Introducing Crypto Quantique

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

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

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 launches co-ordinated vulnerability disclosure platform for IoT industry

VulnerableThings.com helps vendors prepare for IoT security regulations and assist security researchers with vulnerability reporting Date: 19 October 2020 An online platform designed to help IoT vendors receive, assess, manage and mitigate vulnerability reports has been launched by the IoT Security Foundation (IoTSF). VulnerableThings.com aims to simplify the reporting

Article | Telemedicine, Remote Patient Monitoring, IoT, and Patient Data Security

Article | Telemedicine, Remote Patient Monitoring, IoT, and Patient Data Security Article by IoTSF Partner Organisation. With the numerous advancements in technology today, we now have capabilities that, just a few decades ago, would have likely been thought impossible. It’s easier than ever to access the internet, video chat, call, and text from almost

IoT Security Foundation Announces New Board Member

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 -

IoTSF Issues Update to Popular IoT Security Compliance Framework

Aligns with forthcoming standards and makes improvements of use Today, the IoT Security Foundation (IoTSF) announced the availability of the latest release of its popular IoT Security Compliance Framework. The Framework is intended to be used by professionals that design, specify and procure IoT related products by providing guidance and easy