Icon Labs announced launch of Floodgate IoT Security Toolkit.
By David West
By Bernard Murphy
Solution enables devices to be easily and securely integrated with IoT Cloud Platforms, speeding time to market and ensuring device security
As manufacturers take advantage of the efficiencies of connectivity, the expanded network opens up significant threats of cyber attack. Hacking criminals are getting more sophisticated as plants are becoming more vulnerable, a bad combination.
As more things connect to the Internet, it seems security is taking a back seat to cost for manufacturers.
Following reports of a cyber-attack bringing down the power grid in the Ukraine, the ICS-CERT chief Marty Edwards issued a warning over the state of industrial cybersecurity in the US.
As security has become a hot topic in IoT, engineering teams building connected devices are beginning to put it much higher on their list of priorities.