IoT is Happening Now: Are You Prepared?
Gartner, Inc. projects that 8.4 billion connected "things" will be in use worldwide in 2017. That is an increase of of 31 percent from 2016. By 2020, that number could reach as high as 20.4 billion. The Internet of Things (IoT) is no longer just a trend. It is happening now, and will have cybersecurity effects on your enterprise. Are you prepared?
IoT devices are vulnerable, and these vulnerabilities present opportunities for attackers to gain access to your network and install malware, steal intellectual property, or worse. However, a new approach shows the way towards an adaptable, extensible means of protecting vital services such as medical care, electric utilities, manufacturing, and more.
In this session, you will learn how you can:
- Detect and block threats on devices across your network and in the cloud;
- Protect IoT devices using segmentation that is aligned to your business;
- Secure communications among your locations and gain control of third-party access;