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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 »

No vulns. No hardwired passwords. Patchable. Congress dreams of IoT: Impossible Online Tech - The Register

After years of warnings about the parlous state of Internet of Sh!t security, the US Senate has finally introduced legislation on the matter. The Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act would require that IoT devices purchased by the American ...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 »

Bipartisan Group Proposes IoT Cybersecurity Improvement Act - Tom's Hardware

U.S. Senators Mark Warner (D-VA), Cory Gardner (R-CO), Ron Wyden (D-WA), and Steve Daines (R-MT) have introduced the Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2017, a new bill that seeks to ensure that IoT devices sold to the U.S. government ...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 »

New bill sets IoT standards for federal suppliers - FCW.com

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 »

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

White supremacists once again can easily access Stormfront.org, 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 »

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 »

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 »

Is IoT really driving enterprise digital transformation? - Network World

New research suggests a link between two powerful trends, the Internet of Things and enterprise digital transformation. But are we really there yet? Email a friend. To. Use commas to separate multiple email addresses. From. Privacy Policy. Thank you ...and more »