IoT Security: Does Such a Thing Exist?

IoT Security: Does Such a Thing Exist?

We’ve been hearing a lot about IoT security recently. The news is overwhelming us with stories about baby dolls and baby monitors that can listen in on conversations at home, not to mention surveillance cameras that provide video streams to unauthorized individuals. To better understand these events, let’s start by looking at what is IoT. According to Gartner, “IoT is the network of physical objects that contain embedded technology to communicate and sense or interact with their internal states or the external environment.” Now, you can say, “well, that’s the same as a PC.” However, the definition of IoT […]