Business Management

Securing the Internet of Things

Provided by Cisco Systems, Inc.

Category Business Management

Type White Paper

Publish Date July 21 2017

Overview

The Internet of Things (IoT) is exploding in size and complexity; there are some five billion connected devices in the world today and 50 billion IoT endpoints are expected to populate the planet by the year 2020.  But as connected devices proliferate, the attack surface grows larger. To secure connections among people, processes, data, and things, security needs to be as ubiquitous as the device themselves. This paper outlines potential security issues with the IoT and the need for the right security skills within your organization.

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