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FCC schedules March vote to establish requirements for Internet of Things cyber labeling program

By Sara Friedman / February 22, 2024

The Federal Communications Commission will vote on March 14 to establish a cyber labeling program for Internet of Things products, according to an agency announcement detailing high-level parameters for what to expect in the upcoming rulemaking.

The Wednesday news release says the voluntary label will be for “wireless consumer Internet of Things (‘IoT’) products.”

“Under the program, qualifying consumer smart products that meet cybersecurity standards would bear a label -- including a new ‘U.S Cyber Trust Mark’ --...

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