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

IoT Security Foundation launches co-ordinated vulnerability disclosure platform for IoT industry

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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

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 -

Just 13% of Consumer IoT Firms Allow Vulnerability Reporting Despite Incoming Laws and International Standards

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Industry uptake is “concerning” European firms will be the least compliant with emerging standards IoT Security Foundation calls for vendors and researchers to collaborate more 17th March 2020 - An analysis of 330 consumer IoT device manufacturers has revealed five of every six companies (86.7%, 286) don’t allow for

IAR Systems & Secure Thingz Announced as IoTSF Conference Headline Sponsors

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Release Date: 12th November 2019 The IoT Security Foundation (IoTSF) is pleased to announce that IAR Systems and Secure Thingz are the headline sponsors for the 5th Annual IoTSF Conference. The IoT Security Foundation Conference is a one-day event that will entertain and educate 300+ delegates with best practice, next-practice and

IoTSF Supports New Global Consumer Cybersecurity Standard with Self Certification

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ETSI TS 103 645 and IoTSF Mapping Document Released February 19th, 2019 Today, the ETSI Technical Committee on Cybersecurity (TC CYBER) has announced a global standard for cybersecurity in the Internet of Things. ETSI TS 103 645 is a high-level, baseline standard for Internet-connected consumer products which addresses the exploitation of poor security and consumer

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

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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

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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

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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

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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