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DesignLights Consortium adds ioXt security certification to NLC5

October 22, 2020

October 22, 2020 – The ioXt Alliance reports the DesignLights Consortium (DLC) has added ioXt security certification to its Networked Lighting Control System Technical Requirements (v.5), also known as NLC5. “As buildings continue to evolve to become more connected, the

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Addressing cybersecurity risks in the age of IoT transformation

June 24, 2020

Cybersecurity is a continuous journey; just as standards evolve, so do the methods attackers use to penetrate our defences.

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Interoperability brings convenience… and its own security risks

May 8, 2020

May 8, 2020 – Critical infrastructure (CI) buildings, such as schools, hospitals, government buildings, utility buildings, airports and first responder stations, are essential threads that are woven into the tapestry of a smart city. Smart cities are growing exponentially as

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Q & A with Derek Manky, Chief, Security Insights with Fortinet

November 29, 2019

Earlier this year, Fortinet, a California-based global provider of network security appliances, published results of a global survey of chief information and security officers which revealed that IoT is now the second-most concerning mode of cyberattack. We spoke with Fortinet’s

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Eaton broadcast examines cyber threats amid growing connectivity

November 4, 2019

As part of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month in the United States, Eaton recently launched its latest Current Thinking broadcast examining emerging cyber threats amid growing connectivity. The broadcast, “A Holistic Approach to Cybersecurity,” launched on Oct. 29 and featured experts

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Intertek sites approved as IoT cybersecurity test labs

September 5, 2019

Testing laboratories in Lexington, KY and Rockville, MD have been approved as authorized testing labs for the CTIA Cybersecurity Certification Test Plan for IoT devices.

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Honeywell enhances its Forge for Buildings platform, boosts security options

August 21, 2019

Customizable facility automation, surveillance and visualization technologies, including cybersecurity services, help optimize day-to-day building operations and safety.

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Schneider Electric joins U.S.-based Cybersecurity Coalition

March 5, 2019

The Cybersecurity Coalition promotes its mission in the U.S. Congress and federal agencies, as well as international standards bodies, industry self-regulatory programs, and relevant policymaking venues.