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Call For Papers: EuroCybersec2021 Workshop, 25-26 October 2021, Nice, FR

After the highly successful EuroCybersec2018 organized by Prof. Erol Gelenbe (IITIS-PAN & Lab I3S, Université Côte d’Azur), whose proceedings with Springer enjoyed over 140,000 downloads, IoTAC will organize the EuroCybersec2021 Workshop in Nice, France, chaired by Prof. Gelenbe with the help of a Program Committee of experts. The deadline for paper…
IoTAC
2021.07.12.
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Latest ETSI Standards for IoT Testing Specifications

ETSI has released a first set of seven standards addressing the testing of the IoT MQTT and CoAP protocols, and the foundational security IoT-Profile. The ETSI TS 103 596 series provides an overall test suite structure and catalogue of test purposes for the Constrained Application Protocol (CoAP). The ETSI TS 103 597 series…
Anna Marton
2021.07.01.
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IoT Security Certification @ ETSI Security Week 2021

The second day of the ETSI annual event, ETSI Security Week 2021 (https://www.etsi.org/events/1923-etsi-security-week-2021#pane-2/), was dedicated to cybersecurity standards and certification, with a special focus on IoT security. In the introductory presentation, Mr. Andreas Mitrakas, Head of Unit "Market Certification & Standardization" at the European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA), gave…
Andras Vilmos
2021.06.18.
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Security is one of the Top IoT Trends in 2021

Kore, a global leader in IoT solutions and managed IoT connectivity services, have published their predictions for what they consider as areas for significant growth and innovation for IoT in 2021 and beyond. One of these areas is security, which needs to remain at the forefront of IoT deployment strategies.…
Anna Marton
2021.06.03.
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Tripwire IoT Security Survey

While there are more than 10 billion active IoT devices, and the number is growing, design-level security isI not keeping pace with this growth. IoT security is a major issue for security professionals and executives, as Tripwire’s “IoT and IIoT Security Survey” shows. 312 individuals completed the survey who have…
Anna Marton
2021.05.20.
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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.