Clay Calvert, Director of Cyber at MetroStar Systems discussed the Internet of Things (IoT) and how the evolution of technology, data, and open access creates a number of opportunities, but also a number of security risks.

“Connectivity and synchronicity for various devices utilizing the IoT presents a newer set of challenges in terms of security and data protection. Many of these devices communicate and connect through a mesh network which can create a gateway for unwanted individuals to access your network and potentially view data on your personal computers and even make changes to settings in your home such as changing a thermostat.”

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