December 9, 2019
NIST officials eager to demonstrate potential of MUD standard for managing IoT security
GAITHERSBURG, MD. The National Institute of Standards and Technology plans to spend more time demonstrating how “baseline capabilities” described in a key document for making Internet of Things devices “securable” can be achieved through the implementation of a specific industry-developed standard.
“It’s one that we’re pretty excited about,” said Kevin Stine, chief of the Applied Cybersecurity Division of NIST’s Information Technology Laboratory, referring to an effort to show how the Manufacturer Usage Description can be used to mitigate the threat...