Organizations continue to ignore the general lack of security when it comes to IoT devices that could be playing critical roles in their organization. There are safeguards that can be put in place to address these limitations but they need to be considered as part of the broader security architecture and governance program.
“It’s a widespread problem; it’s not just a problem for a specific kind of device,” Costante says. “And it's not only cheap IoT devices. There's more and more evidence of how widespread this is. That's why we keep working to raise awareness."