I watched a Twilight Zone marathon over the New Year’s weekend, and it got me wondering about today’s Internet of Things (IoT). Are “Things” really taking over our world, and if so, how can we peacefully coexist with them or even prosper together?
The IoT is really just a fancy way of saying that technology is becoming more pervasive in everything we use, from sensors to thermostats to our trusty office gadgets. But with such pervasiveness, where does security come in, if at all?
Read more “3 Ways Businesses Can Address IoT Security Failures”
Last week I spent two fantastic days in Washington, DC attending the AppSecUSA Conference on behalf of Threat Stack, one of the event’s Silver Sponsors.
When people think of the AppSec event, I assume the first thing that comes to mind is just that: Application Security. Given the fact that Threat Stack is more widely known for helping organizations protect their cloud environments, you might well ask why we took part in a show that’s not strictly dedicated to infrastructure security.
Great question, but as you’ll see, the answer is rooted in a match up between a rapidly evolving technology landscape and Threat Stack’s core mission.
Read more “A Look Back at AppSecUSA: From Application Security to DevOps and Beyond”