What are your top IoT security concerns?

Top Answer : Now that we're in this COVID environment, the main thing we're talking about is securing our devices, assets, the networks they leverage, and such. We're actually going through a device trust roll out right now, to train everyone on how they should manipulate these devices that we're enabling and empowering them with to be effective and efficient.  The main thing is securing these devices. Yes, we like to have cool things, we like to have things operate quickly.  But the thing that keeps me up at night is, what are we introducing to our environment? What kind of vulnerabilities are we creating by allowing more tools to exist? How can I make sure we're being safe and secure?

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Red Charger
Software
Now that we're in this COVID environment, the main thing we're talking about is securing our devices, assets, the networks they leverage, and such. We're actually going through a device trust roll out right now, to train everyone on how they should manipulate these devices that we're enabling and empowering them with to be effective and efficient.  The main thing is securing these devices. Yes, we like to have cool things, we like to have things operate quickly.  But the thing that keeps me up at night is, what are we introducing to our environment? What kind of vulnerabilities are we creating by allowing more tools to exist? How can I make sure we're being safe and secure?
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Pink Server
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I've been doing healthcare IT for the last 17 years, and whether we knew it or not, if you're running a lab, then you have all these robots, machines, etc. that are on your network. They’re either connected through a serial port to a computer that never gets patched, or it could be an X Ray machine at a hospital...it could be anything. I know a lot of people are struggling with protecting all these devices which are unmanageable.
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Orange Terminal
Finance, Banking & Insurance
I was reading an article saying how in 2018 there were over 20 billion IoT devices connected, but by 2025 they expect it to be close to 80 billion IoT devices.  The way we’ve been dealing with IoT is securing the corporate Wi-Fi, the network, and making sure that there's some type of authentication to get to some of the crown jewels, if you will...and then just keeping it as an untrusted network. We just say “Here is our mobile Wi-Fi” and tons of things connect to it. We have the occasional apple watch on there, or someone’s personal phone, etc.  The reality now is these same clients are connecting from their home networks.  So the perimeter has suddenly expanded.  Before, I’d worry about having nest devices in our corporate office.  We’d make sure it's locked down.  We have devices that would ping me about something happening with traffic that I should take a look at. But now, the devices are in somebody's home network.  Who knows what type of devices they have in their home and which one gets compromised... and then boom, there's your attack vector. 5g is going to help, but the amount of IoT devices is just mind boggling.
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