. https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/infosec/nist-iot-security-guidelines/
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Are you a little worried about the security implications of IoT devices? Help is at hand. The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has just released a document to help IoT users protect themselves from IoT security issues.Considerations for Managing Internet of Things (IoT) Cybersecurity and Privacy Risks (NIST IR 8228) draws on the general cybersecurity principles in the NIST Cybersecurity Framework and adapts them for the IoT era. It is the first in a series of documents that aims to help organizations better understand IoT security risks.The guide identifies cybersecurity and privacy risk considerations with IoT devices, before exploring some of the challenges of mitigating them. Finally, it makes some broad recommendations.It warns that IoT devices interact with the physical world, potentially changing physical systems. They can also gather large amounts of data about individuals, it says. DANNY BRADBURY READ MORE