Daily News

Industry officials call for home IoT device standards at NIST framework meeting

May 19, 2017 |
Ryan Prete
Bookmark and Share

Industry officials are calling on the National Institute of Standards and Technology to convene a process for developing cybersecurity standards for home Internet of Things devices, a process that should take place outside efforts to update the federal framework of cybersecurity standards.

During a Wednesday discussion on cyber-physical systems at NIST’s cybersecurity framework workshop in Gaithersburg, MD, panel members and attendees pushed for an additional workshop to begin laying out IoT home device standards.

“Home devices are the vulnerable, soft...

Not a subscriber? Sign up for 30 days free access to exclusive, behind-the-scenes reporting on cybersecurity policy under the Trump administration.

Log in to access this content.