The UK Telecommunications Security Act and the Certified Gateway Requirements

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New security legislation in the UK is being implemented in response to an ever-changing cybersecurity threat landscape within the telecoms sector. It is expected to have a positive ripple effect beyond the UK's shores as it shifts the sector toward stronger networks, more resilient to cyber-attacks. About the UK's Telecommunications (Security) Act The Telecommunications (Security)

IoT Security Foundation Announces Fifth Report on Consumer IoT Vulnerability Disclosure Policy Status

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24th January 2023 (London, UK) Disappointing Results and the Enactment of the UK Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure Act Means Firms Could Face Monetary Penalties for Non-Compliance The IoT Security Foundation has published its latest influential research report which monitors the security management behaviour of consumer IoT product companies. The study reviewed the practice

Eu Cyber Resilience Act

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An Initial Look A European proposal for a regulation that 'bolsters cybersecurity rules to ensure more secure hardware and software products' within European Union internal markets has been published (Sept 15th). The Eu Cyber Resilience Act (CRA) - or 'horizontal cybersecurity requirements for products with digital elements and amending Regulation', is the current culmination of a

Computing Breakthrough and Cognitive Router Technology Promises Secure Networking by Design

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The IoT Security Foundation, nquiringMinds and the University of Oxford collaborate to launch the Secure Networking by Design (SNbD) project for the development of advanced, open source, network protections for Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and router vendors. IoTSF has teamed up with nquiringMinds and the University of Oxford to launch the Secure Networking by Design (SNbD)

Router and IoT Device Vulnerabilities: Solutions to a Design Flaw

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The Internet of Things Security Foundation (IoTSF) ManySecured Special Interest Group (SIG) is working to outline high level solutions to a design flaw/problem that affects millions of IoT devices and standard Internet routers. We are also encouraging the development of working prototypes of potential solutions that can be tested for scale and usability. February

Global cybersecurity leaders call on manufacturers to provision basic security features

February 15th 2022 Today, IoTSF joins forces with global cybersecurity leaders in calling on device manufacturers and vendors to take immediate action on basic security provisions. We fully support the aims of the Consumer IoT Security Statement of Support signed by approximately 100 organisations including IoTSF and its members.  The essential statement reads: As

Release 3.0 of the IoT Security Assurance Framework Announced

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Business ready: extends use into supply chain and aligns with more security standards November 17th, 2021 The IoT Security Foundation today announced the availability of Release 3.0 of it's ever-popular IoT Security Assurance Framework. The Framework is a practical resource that helps IoT vendors provide fit-for-purpose security in their products and services. It is