The Internet of Things (IoT) is a hot topic for consumers and infosec professionals alike. Our experts have commented about the cybersecurity threats that are on the rise due to the proliferation of IoT devices — but that is certainly not halting the adoption and implementation of these products.
As more and more devices are activated and begin accessing personal and corporate data and systems, it's important to understand the implications of installing and using these products. The following Q&A and checklist give technology users a better awareness of the different types of IoT devices that are available in the marketplace, as well as the steps that should be taken to improve IoT security as adoption of these devices grows.
We encourage you to share this with your coworkers, friends, and family members to help them minimize IoT risks now and into the future.