Brian Knopf

Brian Knopf is the Senior Director of Security Research and IoT Architect for Neustar. He has more than 20 years of experience in IT, Quality Assurance, Development and Security and plays a pivotal role in the Neustar IoT Research Lab.

Brian's Articles
 
 

Chinese Surveillance Cameras Being Used All Over U.S. Highlight Supply Chain Risks

December 15th, 2017

In a prime example of a potential security risk lurking in plain sight, Hikvision, a company that is majority owned by the Chinese government, sells surveillance cameras in the U.S. These cameras have proven to be exploitable by hackers, meaning their data could be used for illicit means. It’s time for companies to re-asses how they think about IoT device security. Read Full Article

 

Top 3 Things You Need to Remember for Better IoT Security

July 27th, 2017

With hackers getting more sophisticated every year and IoT devices proliferating by the millions, keeping everything secure is a challenge. Here are my Top 3 tips to ensure you can quickly recover from an attack. Read Full Article