2020 Unit 42 IoT Threat Report

While the internet of things (IoT) opens the door for innovative new approaches and services in all industries, it also presents new cybersecurity risks. High-profile, IoT-focused cyberattacks are forcing industries to recognise and manage IoT’s risks to protect their core business operations. Some IoT vulnerabilities are life-threatening, while some attack critical enterprise functions or exfiltrate confidential data. This report details the scope of the IoT threat landscape and shares actionable steps to immediately reduce IoT risk.