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The Implications of IoT for Cyber Conflict

posted Dec 8, 2018, 9:39 AM by James Loving   [ updated Mar 9, 2019, 8:21 AM ]
By LTC BE Rhodes, Colorado Army National Guard

Article Summary

There are many implications for cyber conflict with the emergence of ubiquitous mobile devices and the pending “Internet of Things” where every toaster has an IP Address. Cyber defenders in both military and commercial spaces must now plan for exponentially expanding threats and vectors due to suspect supply chains for devices that are supposed to improve daily life. As more and more gadgets are connected to networks, true asset visibility and security controls decrease leading to unknown vulnerabilities with potential serious consequences.

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James Loving,
Mar 9, 2019, 8:18 AM