Keyword: Internet of Things

Symantec Security

Is Embedded IoT Security A Pipe Dream?

Security is recommended for use within every technology that’s connected these days. In the old days, most computers were isolated, protected by a physical “air gap” where only devices that were manually connected to the computer posed a potential risk. The internet has caused an explosion of productivity, creating new business models with operational efficiency gain from billions of sensors connected via the Internet of Things (IoT). However, the same capability for near-instant connectivity and communication has also opened a doorway to risk.