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

COVID-19 Crisis: Cyber Security Advice for Building Owners and Facilities Managers

The IoT Security Foundation and Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management offer guidance on securing Building Management Systems and Internet of Things systems The impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic is being felt right across society; with the primary focus being that of saving lives and maintaining public health. The current emergency has necessitated new

IoTSF Welcomes New Team Member

The IoT Security Foundation has announced today that Duncan Purves has joined its central team and appointed as Projects and Operations Manager. Duncan's role includes the project management of the £2.7 million collaborative IoT gateway project named 'ManySecured' - details can be found here. He will also be Operations Manager for IoTSF member activities

Crisis: Simple cyber security advice for employers, homeworkers and consumer protection

 The overwhelming priority right now is for us all to focus on public health and saving lives.We also need to make sure we protect ourselves in other ways and that we do not become complacent about cyber security. Our online habits have changed dramatically in recent weeks and we need to be extra vigilant. Bad