internet of things
Whenever history seemed to repeat itself, my Granny used to quip, “same song, different verse.” As the WannaCry (WNCRY) ransomware spread like wildfire in a dry forest, I heard the familiar refrain and discordant notes of previous worms: Blaster (2003), Welchia “Nachi” (2003), and Conflicker (2008). Each of these worms spread via well known flaws in...Read More →
In last week’s blog, we talked about several definitions of the Internet of Things and its current scope of implementation. We also touched upon how to protect our privacy and personal safety. This week, we cover the recommended cryptographic algorithms for IoT.
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Prior to coming to MobileIron, I worked five years for Cisco's Smart Grid Business Unit, which was soon renamed the Connected Energy Business Unit. It was then transformed into the Internet of Things Business Unit that targeted the energy, utility, industry and transportation verticals. Our routers and switches connected electrical smart meters, utility substations, manufacturing factory floors...Read More →
Like every industry, healthcare has seen an influx of mobile devices and apps of both the BYO and organization-owned variety. The industry has also experienced rapid change due to a series of government regulations, mandates, and incentive...Read More →
There is lots of hype around the Internet of Things (IoT) and sometimes it is difficult to wade through the noise to determine what an enterprise IT organization should actually be doing today to prepare. Many times it is hard to define even what we mean by “thing,” as everything from wearables to heat sensors to retail kiosks are lumped under that broad umbrella. At MobileIron...Read More →