News Tagged "Tech Talks"

Page 1 of 1

What Bruce Schneier Teaches Us about IoT and Cybersecurity

  • Ben Dickson
  • Tech Talks
  • November 29, 2016

As if I haven’t said it a million times, IoT security is critical.

But just when I thought I had it all figured out, somebody comes along and sheds new light on this very important topic in a different way.

At a November 16 hearing held by the Congress Committee on Energy and Commerce in light of the devastating October 21 Dyn DDoS attack, famous cryptologist and computer security expert Bruce Schneier offered a new perspective on IoT security, which makes it easier for everyone to understand the criticality of the issue.

After watching it at least three times, I decided to share the main concepts with the readers of TechTalks. Here are the key takeaways, which I’ve taken the pain to elaborate on…

Sidebar photo of Bruce Schneier by Joe MacInnis.