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US Government bill seeks to sort out IoT security problems - Computer Business Review

If the bill becomes law, federal agencies will retain the freedom to purchase prohibited IoT devices. A newly proposed bill targeting the Internet of Things (IoT) has been proposed by the US government that aims to stem the major cybersecurity problem ...and more »

Two US lawmakers think the government has a new cybersecurity problem: The Internet of Things - Recode

And they'll introduce a bill on Tuesday, they told Recode, to try to fix it. By Tony Romm@TonyRomm Aug 1, 2017, 8:00am EDT. Share Tweet Share. Share. Two U.S. lawmakers think the government has a new cybersecurity problem: The Internet of Things. share ...and more »

New bill sets IoT standards for federal suppliers -

A just-introduced Senate bill would set new standards for government IT vendors. The Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2017 aims to bolster the security of government acquired IoT devices. This legislation could be a step towards ...and more »

Survey: Majority of Consumers Support Use of Medical IoT, But Security Concerns Remain - Healthcare Informatics

The majority of American consumers support the use of medical devices, such as pacemakers or blood sugar sensors, being able to immediately transmit any significant changes in health to a doctor, however, more than half are also extremely or very ...and more »

Senate bill demands tougher security for the Internet of Things - Engadget

Security among Internet of Things devices is bad enough at home, but it's downright scary in government, where a vulnerable security camera could lead to hackers stealing vital secrets. A bipartisan team of US senators wants to reduce the chances of ...and more »

Congress to smart device makers: Your security sucks - CNET

Congress proposed a bill to up the security on IoT devices. James Martin/CNET. Congress wants to fix the notorious security problems associated with the internet of things -- at least for themselves. On Tuesday, Sens. Mark Warner, Cory Gardner, Ron ...and more »

Senators seek cybersecurity standards for federal 'Internet-of-Things' devices - Washington Times

White supremacists once again can easily access, the internet's oldest-operating hate site, after its sudden disappearance last month. (Associated Press/File) more >. Share. Tweet. Share. Pin. Share. Mail. Share. Print. By Andrew Blake ...and more »

How the Federal Government Wants to Improve IoT Security - eWeek

A bi-partisan group of U.S. Senators proposes new Act to help make sure that IoT devices meet a set of basic security requirements that limit the risk of exploitation and attack. IOT act. The U.S. Government is getting serious about Internet of Things ...and more »

Internet of energy: Extracting value from data silos in utilities - TechTarget (blog)

It is the Internet of Things, but with an enterprise angle. Take that to mean industry vertical applications, development ecosystems, product design, hardware, deployment and more. Latest Blog Posts. Winning the voice wars: Making the human-machine ...and more »

Internet of oil things - OE Digital

The Internet of Things is becoming ever more embedded in the oil psyche. Steve Hamlen reports. Mackinnon. The increasing use of sensors coupled with the progress in data collection and management not only offers the oil and gas industry great cost ...and more »