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Internet of Things legislation: Stakeholders push to include smartphones as lawmakers struggle to define covered devices

July 2, 2019 |
Mariam Baksh
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Cybersecurity professionals are drawing attention to what they say is a significant gap in the premier congressional vehicle for securing the “Internet of Things” -- the precise definition of which is the main point of negotiation among lawmakers hoping to move the bill by this fall.

“While this is a great step toward securing the many IoT devices used across the federal government, this legislation does not address devices that are in widespread use by workers across sectors and geographies...

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