How 90% Of IoT Manufacturers Fail To Manage Security Risks.
New research by the IoT Security Foundation (IoTSF) has revealed a fundamental security weakness with 90% of Consumer IoT OEMs. High levels of businesses have poor or non-existent vulnerability disclosure policies, and that is a major concern for IoT markets and society as it carries multiple threats.
The ugly truth is that systems connected to the internet are under constant attack and many products are highly likely to have security vulnerabilities – this puts business at risk and exposes users to harm. Unattended vulnerabilities can expose your customers to greater security, safety and privacy threats. They may also impact your business reputation and sales potential, and even the prospect of fines.
We’re not here to scare you, we’re here to help.
By working with industry leaders, the IoTSF provides valuable, free guidance to establish fit-for-purpose security across IoT applications. We believe that reputable IoT businesses will want to manage their risk exposure and this can be achieved simply and at low cost, by putting a vulnerability disclosure policy in place. This latest IoTSF report is essential reading for manufacturers, OEM’s and technology providers – 90% of you can’t afford to ignore it.
Read the research to discover if your business is at risk and how free guidance from IoTSF can help.