New cybersecurity best practices are emerging for IoT

Security pros, take note: Don’t be lulled into thinking the same security practices you use on laptops, PCs and servers will work just as well on Internet of Things devices. They won’t. The wild world of IoT, rather, is filled with heterogeneous devices consisting of diversified and fragmented platforms, operating systems and security protocols. That means the base of traditional cybersecurity technologies that work for Windows machines, iOS and Android devices -- antivirus, endpoint agents, event management and firewalls --...