IoT security: Development and defense

It’s no secret that connected IoT devices come with inherent cybersecurity risks.

IoT opens the door for malicious actors to launch attacks and infiltrate thousands or millions of unsecured devices; cripples infrastructure and knocks out networks via DDoS attacks; and potentially gains access to private or sensitive information. Much of the embedded firmware that runs connected IoT devices is insecure and highly vulnerable, leaving an indeterminate number of critical systems at risk.

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