Internet of Things (IoT) Security

It is important to secure the Internet of Things (IoT) devices.  Below are some items to check and look for to secure your Internet of Things (IoT) network:

  • avoid using default username and password
  • have an isolated network is possible for IoT related devices
  • make sure that you have firewall rules to only allow the necessary protocols and IP through your network
  • have network visibility (can use Cisco Identity Services Engine for example)

If you would like more details on best practices, feel free to contact us to consult with a network specialist.