Retail’s Key to Defeating IoT Cyberattacks

As commerce steadily moves from the physical world to the virtual one, the risk to retailers and consumers rises with the increasing activity of cybercriminals. Cyberthreats and attacks have grown at an alarming rate over the past decade and now that our appliances and cars, among other daily use domestic items, are connected to the internet through the Internet of Things (IoT) it brings that danger not just close to home, but right to our living rooms.

Consumers share that vulnerability to cyberattacks with ecommerce retailers and the manufacturers of IoT-connected products. They work doggedly to remain agile in their prevention, detection, and elimination of cyberthreats to and attacks on their networks. It’s a matter of adapt or die. Many companies could not survive the devastation that ensues when cybersecurity is compromised and sensitive data is stolen, valuable products are rendered useless, or cybercurrency is mined, etc.

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