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Is IoT Really Being Regulated to Address Security Concerns?

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Gartner predicts that “by 2020 IoT technology will be in 95% of electronics for new product design” but also suggests that “through 2022, half of all security budgets for IoT will go to fault remediation, recalls and safety features rather than protection”. There are some necessary areas that IoT security and privacy regulations are truly needed, but not much has being done so far.
Portnox’s CEO and Co-Founder Ofer Amitai shares his insights on IoT regulation and its importance. Published in IoT Agenda.

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Portnox 2018 Predictions: Securing The Mobile Workforce With Endpoint And Network Security

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The mobile workforce is a major trend for the IT industry and it brings many benefits for employees- together with cloud computing, machine learning and artificial intelligence. Yet IT departments are rightly concerned with its impact on data and network security.

So how is it possible to access the benefits of workforce mobility while honing in on and increasing data and network security? By developing a strategy that attempts to balance the needs of employees working remotely with imminent network security needs. Published in VMBlog.

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Portnox CEO Discusses The New Rapidly Growing IoT Botnet Threat To Enterprises

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Portnox’s CEO and Co-Founder Ofer Amitai sheds light on the brand new and rapidly growing IoT Botnet threat, explaining why enterprises should use a threat detection solution to determine if their IoT devices are vulnerable and why now is the time to deploy a network visibility solution that provides essential endpoint information on IoT devices and discovers them on the network. Published in Internet of Things Institute.

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Phishing And Ransomware – Your Inbox’s Worst Nightmare

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Phishing and Ransomware are two of the most common cyber attacks in the current internet landscape, yet center around the practice of digital blackmail. With a combination of the two, phishing ransomware attacks, are some of the most vicious threats. Nilly Assia, Portnox’s CMO, shares several rules of thumb that we should live by in the evolving landscape of digital threats. Published in ITProPortal.

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5 Steps That Healthcare Information Security Teams Can Take To Protect IoT Devices

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While there are many avenues cybercriminals can take to get into private networks, inadequate security is making the Internet of Things devices ripe targets. Portnox’s CEO and Co-Founder Ofer Amitai shares 5 tips to protect IoT devices and prevent hackers from gaining access that healthcare information security teams should adopt today. Published in Healthcare IT News.

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