The Cyber Shield Act of 2017: A real solution to IoT security?

The 2010s have seen the internet manifest not only in phones, but in everyday products such as refrigerators, locks, thermostats, and even toys. However, with advances in technology comes more vulnerabilities. From glaring vulnerabilities in [...]

U.S. Senate legislation seeks to bolster federal IoT security

U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) and Cory Gardner (R-CO), co-chairs of the Senate Cybersecurity Caucus, along with Sens. Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Steve Daines (R-MT), have introduced bipartisan legislation to bolster the security of [...]

U.S. Government Accountability Office highlights unsecured IoT risks

The United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) has published a detailed report that explores the rapidly evolving Internet of Things (IoT). As the report warns, the growing ubiquity and pervasive connectivity of IoT devices and [...]