Bring Your Own Threat: Securing IT in the Age of IoT

The Internet of Things is seeping into the workplace. Wary of vulnerabilities in IoT devices, firms are now having to worry about this new security threat that’s inside the house.


Maintaining a firm’s digital defenses is the top priority for information security officers, but that job becomes difficult when the walls can, quite literally, have ears. Today, it isn’t an employee’s smart phone that cybersecurity experts are worried about—it’s the Wi-Fi-connected refrigerator in the kitchen, the digital cappuccino maker and the smart photo frame on an employee’s desk. Any of these could be compromised if left unsecured, and anyone could be listening in.

The Internet of

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to Waterstechnology? View our subscription options

Tick History – Query: Looking back to the future

The advantages of cloud-based services is well documented, from reduced upfront and ongoing operating and infrastructure costs to improved time-to-market for new services and datasets. Here, Tim Anderson, LSEG explains how the benefits of the service…

Interop tech buys time for buy-side fixed-income traders

A few buy-side traders and portfolio managers spearheading a drive for greater interoperability are reaping the rewards of increased workplace efficiency. Is interoperability the fixed-income panacea the buy side has been looking for?

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a WatersTechnology account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here