Abhijnan Rej: US Congress to Mull Legislation Around the Internet of Things

26/08/2020 - 11:22

"Defense reported earlier today that the U.S. Congress might push on new legislation around the Internet of Things (IoT) over the next few weeks. Speaking at an AT&T-hosted panel on August 20, executive director of the Cyberspace Solarium Commission, Mark Montgomery, noted that “with the workforce at home [due to the COVID-19 pandemic], household Internet of Things devices — particularly household routers — have become vulnerable,” providing a larger attack surface to the adversary."