New report finds many consumer IoT cos not adopting basic security measures consumer IoT security

“A new report on consumer IoT security has said the adoption of vulnerability disclosure in the Internet of Things (IoT) sector remains unacceptably low (just 21.6 percent of firms surveyed had a readily detectable policy in place). Based on these findings, almost 4 out of 5 companies are failing to provide the very basic security hygiene mechanism to allow security vulnerabilities to be reported to vendors so they can be fixed.”