IoT security and how to reduce the risk of another Dyn DDoS attack

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In the media, the blame for the recent DDoS attack on Dyn has been firmly placed on IoT devices and as a supplier of connectivity to IoT and M2M devices, we are keen to share advice on how devices should be secured.

The following methods and tactics have been developed from our experience and if used, should prevent the IoT devices from becoming infected with the Mirai malware.

Beyond the altruism of protecting others (and yourself) from potential DDoS attacks, securing your device and...

By Paul Marshall, 03 November 2016, 0 comments. Categories: IoT, Security.