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IoT Security And Reducing Business Interruption

News Summed Up 2018-05-15 05:30:00

When a vulnerability is discovered in an IoT system, how do you mitigate the problem without interrupting the business? How IoT Vulnerabilities Are Handled TodayLet's look at how IoT vulnerabilities are mitigated today by using connected medical devices as an example. Here is a typical life cycle of an IoT device vulnerability. A researcher finds a security vulnerability on an IoT device, either from a penetration test or by other methods such as a source code audit. When a researcher finds an IoT vulnerability and reports it, attackers may also find the same vulnerability, around the same time or even earlier, since attackers are often better equipped.