As the Internet of Things (IoT) grows from concept to reality, the phenomenon is introducing a new set of security concerns. With Sophos, you can help build trust and secure these devices to promote a safer ecosystem for the Internet of Things. Sophos enables leveraging context-aware and standards-driven cyber security to bolster confidence when embracing IoT, all while protecting devices, data, and key processes from malicious malware code and dangerous cyber activity.

Targeted Attack Surface in IoT

Embedded Devices (e.g. Sensors, Actuators) | Unpatched Software | System Commands

Connected consumer applications

  • Wearables (assisted living, fitness devices)
  • Home automation / appliances
  • Infotainment devices
  • Connected cars

Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)

  • M2M smart objects / devices with IP address
  • SCADA / ICS platforms
  • Infrastructure monitoring / surveillance systems
  • Process automation

Targeted vulnerabilities in IoT

  • Weak authentication (e.g. hardcoded passwords)
  • Insecure protocols
  • Absence of DLP / data protection
  • Absence of context-aware security
  • Absence of security layer for manufacturing execution system (MES)

Partner with Sophos to Secure the Internet of Things

  • Industry-leading protection spanning network, endpoint, and cyber-threat intelligence
  • Memory-efficient, cloud-enabled security
  • Rich and context-aware threat intelligence for inbound and outbound protection
  • 24/7 world-class threat tracking and analysis from SophosLabs

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