Susan Cassidy, Micha Nandaraj Gallo and Katharine Goodloe: Keep an Eye on Internet of Things Legislation

17/05/2019 - 11:45

A new bill introduced by Congress would require the development of detailed policy guidance that, if adopted, could significantly boost cybersecurity enhancements for the internet of things.

The internet of things, or IoT, is the network of web-enabled objects and devices in society that are able to collect, transmit and exchange data. In recent years, the Defense Department repeatedly has emphasized the need to bolster cybersecurity standards and policies for these systems.