Building a secure IoT

The Internet of Things (IoT) depends, by definition, on creating an ecosystem of distributed devices (the ‘Things’ of the IoT) connected over a communications infrastructure that can be private, but which is often the open internet. Combining widely distributed, and…
IoT Security: The Threat Posed by Botnets

By Mark Patrick, Mouser Electronics Once a hacker has accessed a computer system or an individual computer, there are many options available to them. They can lock the data and demand a ransom, simply spy on the user’s activities –…
Heightening the Security of IoT Networks

Simon Holt, Mouser Electronics Networks used to be about connecting computers together, but the Internet of Things (IoT) has changed all that, creating a web of devices on an unprecedented scale. The IoT already comprises billions of devices, and that…
The Next Bond Villains Will Target Data Platforms

The digital revolution is in full swing with businesses and countries modelling how new technology-driven efficiencies can be transformative. Better healthcare, more resilient infrastructure, increased innova­tion, efficiency, profit margins and customer experiences – the impacts will be broad and exciting.…