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FDO: The FIDO Device Onboard protocol

The FIDO Alliance launched  a new, open IoT standard that enables devices to simply and securely onboard to cloud and on-premise management platforms. IoT device onboarding involves the installation of the physical device and the setup of credentials so that it can securely communicate with its target cloud or platform. …
Anna Marton
2021.05.06.
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How Remote Work Pushed IoT Malware Attacks to New Heights

SonicWall Capture Labs threat researchers recorded 56.9 million IoT malware attacks in 2020, up by 66% from 2019. The 2021 SonicWall Cyber Threat Report sheds some light on how remote work contributed to this increase. Remote work, with employees spending time connected to corporate networks from home, offer low hanging…
Anna Marton
2021.04.29.
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IoT Threat Report from Palo Alto Networks

For their “The Connected Enterprise: IoT Security Report 2020”, Palo Alto Networks surveyed 1,350 IT decision-makers globally to get insight into business IoT security practices. The survey results show that while most IT decision-makers (95%) are confident that they have visibility of all the IoT devices on their organizations’ networks,…
Anna Marton
2021.04.22.
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Takeaways from the IoT Day Roundtable

On Global IoT Day, four H2020 projects – IoTAC, SerIoT, SecureIoT, and Eu-IoT – organized a virtual roundtable discussion on 9 April 2021 to introduce their activities, and talk about the role of research in enhancing cybersecurity and its potential contribution to industrial and societal development. The panellists emphasized the…
Andras Vilmos
2021.04.12.
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IoT Day Roundtable on April 9, 2021

To celebrate Global IoT Day, we are holding a 90 minutes online discussion on the latest developments of the industry with some of the premier partners of IoT research. The Roundtable will begin with the introduction of the 4 H2020 research & innovation and coordination & support projects that aim…
Anna Marton
2021.04.01.
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IoTAC Project Newsletter No. 1

Welcome to the first edition of the IoTAC Newsletter! If you would like to read about our project and what we have achieved during the first six months, click on the following link and download the Newsletter: IoTAC_Project_Newsletter_No 1.pdf    
IoTAC
2021.03.19.
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Penetration of Smart Homes in Europe and North America

According to Berg Insight’s research, the North American smart home market recorded strong growth during 2019, increasing by 28.5% to reach 172.6 million smart home systems in 43.1 million smart homes. This corresponds to 30.2% of all households, placing North America as the most advanced smart home market in the…
Anna Marton
2021.03.04.
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Connected-home Owners Underestimate their Vulnerability to Cyber Threats

Comcast, the largest broadband provider in the U.S. with 27 million Internet customer households, conducted a survey in September 2020 involving 1,000 US adults about their perceptions regarding cyber threats against their connected devices in their homes. 95% of survey respondents grossly underestimated the volume of attacks they face each…
Anna Marton
2021.02.19.
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Latest IoT Threat Statistics

According to the Nokia Threat Intelligence Report 2020, IoT devices were responsible for 32.72% of all infections observed in mobile networks, up from 16.17% in 2019. This trend is in line with the growing number of IoT devices that are now connected to mobile networks. Furthermore, with the introduction of…
Anna Marton
2021.01.21.