The Internet of Things (IoT), cloud-based service delivery, and enterprise social media all promise tremendous benefits in agility, innovation, collaboration, and marketing. Yet each carry significant new security risks. We can provide guidance on how to raise awareness and address these new threat vectors.
Many companies have reaped the tremendous benefits from IoT devices, but these new devices produce more data and demand more storage. The devices are also physical things, which change the scope of security risks. In order to defend against these new threat vectors, organizations need to rethink access and storage to strengthen security. Know the most common vulnerabilities for the IoT devices, which range from insufficient security controls to web interface authentication.