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IoT Device Security: Executive Briefing

by Jeremy Willden

This course is an overview of threats and defensive measures against cyber attacks on smart devices or "Internet of Things".

What you'll learn

Tech leaders need a fundamental understanding of the tools and technologies their teams use to build solutions. In this course, IoT Device Security: Executive Briefing, you will learn foundational knowledge to protect your enterprise against attacks via connected cameras, door locks, smart speakers, and other IoT devices. First, you will learn how the attacks occur and spread. Next, you will discover simple strategies to segment, isolate, and prevent the spread of potential intrusions. Finally, you will explore selected real-world attacks that were mounted using non-obvious equipment. When you’re finished with this course, you will have a security-focused mindset to guide IT policies and prevent as-yet-unknown attacks.

About the author

Jeremy Willden started in technology at a very young age and encourages youth and kids to enter STEM careers. He anticipates potential problems early in the design cycle, saving time and money during project development. He spent five years with National Instruments, the maker of LabVIEW software and measurement hardware. His work ranged from complex analog and digital mixed-signal designs to managing the Oscilloscopes engineering group. As time went on he moved to presenting new technologies t... more

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