Robert Plant: Here’s Why the Internet of Things Could Be a Security Nightmare

ROBERT PLANT: Once, executives only had to worry about the security of their corporate data center and hope that none of the insiders went rogue. But with each successive wave of increasingly distributed technology, the corporation as a data citadel has slowly been eroded. While many executives are busy putting defenses in place against known attack vectors, they are unfortunately in danger of missing the new threat that companies face from cloud-connected devices commonly referred to as the “Internet of Things.”