The state of being protected against unauthorized access to data the measures taken to achieve this.
INTERNET OF THINGS
The Internet of Things (IoT) continues to explode at an alarming rate, with new devices and appliances coming online every day. Security often takes a back seat to progress and production goals, as organizations continue to rapidly produce these devices to stay one-step ahead of their competitors to maintain a strategic advantage. IoT devices such as thermostats, refrigerators and cars transmit and store sensitive data using insecure methods and leaving this data exposed to the world. Traditional testing techniques are not always advisable on IoT devices, as intense scanning and testing may result is damaged devices or crashing services.
The Mako Group performs detailed pre-engagement analysis to determine the best course of action for each device based on industry research and experience.