Bipartisan group introduces revised IoT Security bill

A bipartisan bill to encourage IoT security in equipment for federal use is back for legislative approval. In its revised form, it...

NIST White Paper on IoT Trust Concerns

NIST's white paper draft on IoT trust concerns is now available for public comment until November 16th

Clearly Opaque Report Cited in the Wall Street Journal

Stories of smart speaker cock-ups are doing the rounds more than ever. A new book by Matthew Hennessey, Zero Hour for Gen X: How...

Senators Push Amazon to Explain Echo Privacy Gaffe

Senators Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) and Christopher Coons (D-Del.) have written a letter to Amazon's Jeff Bezos, following reports that...

FTC Bureau Comments on IoT Product Hazards

A group of staff at the FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection (BCP) have warned that poorly secured IoT devices could result in...

Presentation: Governing the Internet of Things

Forum founder Gilad Rosner gave a presentation at American University's Internet Governance Lab in Washington DC, in partnership...

FTC Seeks to Improve Security Update Practices

Information the FTC requested from mobile device manufacturers was examined in conjunction with information from wireless carriers...

Autonomous Vehicle Regs Slowed Down for Good Reasons in Senate

The AV Start bill, intended to clear the regulatory path for self-driving vehicles, is being held up by at least three Democrat...

Millions of Smart TVs with Privacy and Security Risks

The Consumer Reports group has evaluated top smart TV brands and found that popular Roku-based TVs are vulnerable to...