Crazy! Less than 10% of consumer IoT companies follow Vulnerability Disclosure guidelines

New IoTSF research identifies poor security practice of producers of connected products Release Date: December 13, 2018 What happens when someone discovers a security issue in a connected product? Whether it is a fitness tracker, WiFi speaker, pet monitor, home robot or even a fridge-freezer, how do security researchers and others report a security

IoTSF Announces Major Update to the IoT Security Compliance Framework

Release 2 is ‘freely available and highly applicable’ December 4th, 2018 The IoT Security Foundation (IoTSF) announces ‘Release 2’ of its IoT Security Compliance Framework today following user feedback of the previous release. A significant enhancement is a move to a risk based approach which gives the Framework more flexibility and greater applicability beyond

Arcelik announced as the inaugural IoT Security Champion Award winner

23rd November 2018 - Arçelik - the parent company to world-renowned home appliance brands such as Beko and Grundig - has been declared the IoT Security Foundation’s Champion of the Year, as part of last night’s TechWorks Awards Dinner. Pictured (left to right) Jenny Devoy IoTSF, Dr. Natasha Conway Beko Plc, Hugh Jones Paratus People,

Regulation Ready Report Published by IoT Security Foundation

Informs IoT community on the status of international regulatory landscape Release Date: November 22nd, 2018 The IoT Security Foundation (IoTSF) has published a new, free to download report today titled: “IoT Cybersecurity: Regulation Ready”. It is aimed at businesses that produce and use IoT systems as there ‘is a veritable minefield’ of regulatory issues

IoT Security Home Architecture and Policy Whitepaper Announced

The hub-based approach puts onus on OEMs and router manufacturers Release Date: 15th November, 2018 The IoT Security Foundation (IoTSF) announces today, a new whitepaper that outlines the benefits that accrue by taking a hub-based approach to connecting IoT devices and systems in the home. Entitled: IoT Security Architecture and Policy for the Home

Enterprise IoT Security Architecture and Policy Whitepaper Announced

The hub-based approach provides a user-friendly centralised management solution Release Date: 15th November, 2018 The IoT Security Foundation (IoTSF) announces today a new whitepaper that outlines the benefits that accrue by taking a hub-based approach to connecting IoT devices and systems in the enterprise. Entitled: IoT Security Architecture and Policy for the Enterprise -

Shortlist Announced for IoT Security Champion Award

We are delighted to announce the shortlist for the inaugural IoT Security Champion Award. In alphabetical order, they are: Arçelik (Household Appliances) Deep Armor (Security Consulting) SecureRF (Authentication and Data Protection Technology) Wistron NeWeb Corp (Product Design and Manufacturing ) We would also like to thank all other organisations which submitted entries into the awards

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UK Government moves towards regulating security in consumer IoT

On March 7th earlier this year, the UK's Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) published a draft of the 'Secure by Design: Improving the cyber security of consumer Internet of Things Report' as part of the Digital Charter. Within the report a draft 'Code of Practice' (the Code) was published for those developing,

IoT Security Foundation Announces Champion Award

The IoT Security Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of the IoT Security Champion Award, in conjunction with the TechWorks Awards. The IoT Security Foundation seeks to identify and celebrate organisations which demonstrate good IoT security stewardship as part of the IoTSF’s mission to raise security standards and drive best practice adoption. Within

Security By Choice

By John Moor As we see the application of IoT technologies evolve, it is gratifying to witness the fact that security has become an intrinsic part of the implementation debate. Whilst there are plenty of hacks and vulnerabilities that are still capturing media attention, we have made significant ground in recent times with industry