HOBI IoT Connected Devices

Keeping an eye on IoT legislation

The Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2019 was introduced to Congress back in March and if adopted, the new bill would require the development of detailed policy guidance that would significantly boost cybersecurity enhancements for the IoT. Introduced by a group of bipartisan lawmakers, the bill seeks “to leverage federal government procurement power…

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Report reveals that IoT devices are constantly under attack

Cyxtera Technologies, a global secure infrastructure company, has released new research which has revealed that IoT devices are continuously being attacked, particularly those leveraging zero-day vulnerabilities for certain devices. The report, titled ‘Detection of Threats to IoT Devices using Scalable VPN-forwarded Honeypots,’ underscores some key findings from the study that was jointly conducted by researchers…

HOBI Weekly Blog Recap 12/03-12/07

Provided is a weekly snapshot of the recent battery, technology and electronic waste related news that HOBI’s blog reported during the week 12/03-12/07. Electronic recyclers avoid costly proposed fire code amendment HOBI’s president, Craig Boswell, discusses how the electronic recycling industry dodged a bullet after proposed amendment F18-18 was rejected during the most recent ICC…