According to a recent Ponemon study, only 30 percent of respondents said their organization dedicates an appropriate segment of its budget to secure mobile applications and IoT devices. As the number of IoT endpoints skyrockets, this low attention to security should be of significant concern.
While the data generated by IoT devices is of great value to businesses, it also represents a potential treasure trove for criminals. When launching an IoT application, the following five must-haves will reduce security risk:
IoT security is a very serious challenge, but one that can be addressed to ensure risks are reduced to a bare minimum.