"Internet of Things" Articles

Supporting DTLS and CoAP in Your Cipher Suite

Callie Holderman
by Callie Holderman October 4th, 2016
Supporting DTLS and CoAP in Your Cipher Suite

Neustar, a leading provider of information and security services, is expanding its offerings in IoT. In conjunction with OCF, Neustar's contributions to their single, open specification enable IoT devices to communicate across the ecosystem. Our goal is to develop a simple, quick onboarding workflow for OIC. Read Full Article

Open Source is the Smart Choice for Smart Home Design

Callie Holderman
by Callie Holderman September 25th, 2016
Open Source is the Smart Choice for Smart Home Design

Neustar welcomed Kai Kreuzer, founder of OpenHAB and Project Lead for Eclipse SmartHome, to speak on open source frameworks for smart home management. OpenHAB and Eclipse SmartHome address the consumer need to have a single platform for home automation. Read Full Article

Why Standardization is Important for IoT Security

Callie Holderman
by Callie Holderman August 3rd, 2016
Why Standardization is Important for IoT Security

Neustar hosts an IoT Security Panel discussing the importance of standardization and the role of open-source software. Read Full Article

The Rumors Are True, IoT Makes Security Harder

Mark Jackley
by Mark Jackley April 27th, 2016
The Rumors Are True, IoT Makes Security Harder

When does a rumor morph into fact? When it’s backed by numbers. Consider security research on the Internet of Things (IoT) reported separately this week by Gartner and Neustar. Combined, the findings further confirm what security professionals are chattering about: IoT is breeding a whole new set of challenges. Read Full Article

The World Awaits: IoT and the Global DDoS Arms Race

Travis Abercrombie
by Travis Abercrombie April 26th, 2016
The World Awaits: IoT and the Global DDoS Arms Race

Our first DDoS Report of 2016 is aptly named: The Threatscape Widens: DDoS Aggression and the Evolution of IoT Risks. The title accurately reflects what’s taking place in the global battle against DDoS attacks. Although DDoS attacks are hardly new, the broad and global scope of disaster that they leave in their wake is truly devastating—and consequential. Read Full Article