77 percent of industrial organizations worried about cybersecurity incidents

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/07/03/industrial-cybersecurity-worries/ Information technology and operational technology are gradually moving closer together thanks to wider connectivity of OT with external networks, and the growing number of industrial IoT devices. While this … Read more

New solution helps secure infrastructure across OT and IT environments

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/06/12/new-solution-helps-secure-infrastructure-across-ot-and-it-environments/ Historically, infrastructure systems and operational technology (OT) were designed to work in isolation from IT. But in the modern world these environments are increasingly converged and that can open … Read more

Microsoft unveils IoT-ready Windows Collaborative Displays

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/06/06/microsoft-windows-collaborative-displays/ In a keynote address at Computex 2018, Microsoft introduced a completely new hardware platform: Windows Collaboration Displays. Designed for use in offices and meeting rooms, the displays are touch-sensitive … Read more

Microsoft made its own IoT-ready Linux kernel for Azure Sphere OS

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/17/microsoft-azure-sphere-linux-kernel/ Microsoft has opened up its heart to Linux in recent years, but now the company has done something that would have previously been unthinkable: it has built its own … Read more

Unsecured third-party IoT devices could pose major risks for organizations

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/26/third-party-iot-risk/ According to new research, 97 percent believe unsecured IoT devices could be catastrophic for their organization, yet just 29 percent actively monitor for related third-party risks. The study conducted … Read more

Linux Foundation announces open source ACRN hypervisor for the Internet of Things

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/19/linux-foundation-acrn-project-hypervisor/ The Linux Foundation has released details of one of its open source projects, ACRN — a hypervisor designed for the Internet of Things and embedded devices. And, yes, it … Read more

Amazon buys smart doorbell and home security firm Ring for over $1 billion

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/28/amazon-acquires-ring/ Amazon has opened up its wallet and splashed more than $1 billion on buying Ring. Famed for its selection of smart doorbells, security cameras and other security devices, the … Read more

Why cybersecurity training is now everyone’s responsibility in the era of IoT

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/23/why-cybersecurity-training-is-now-everyones-responsibility-in-the-era-of-iot/ We live in the Internet of Everything — a world of convenience where connected devices can control our homes, our cars, medical devices and so much more. With Gartner … Read more

Wireless routers seen as essential as smart devices take off

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/21/routers-essential-smart-devices/ The wireless router is the number one technology US consumers can’t live without for more than day, according to managed services provider iQor. A working router is necessary for … Read more

Data threats are the new reality as organizations embrace transformative technologies

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/25/data-threat-transformative-technology/ With 99 percent of organizations using big data, 94 percent Internet of Things devices, and 91 percent using or working on mobile payments, there are more attack surfaces than … Read more