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February 10, 2017

Canary's CTO discusses the value of IoT Security Certification

Canary Connect, Inc. is a video-driven home security company that helps consumers safeguard their home by sending alerts to an app on a smartphone when activity is detected. It was important to Canary that the Canary All-in-One security solution was substantiated by security professionals. Chris Rill, co-founder and CTO of Canary, discusses the value of IoT Device Security Certification offered by ICSA Labs.

December 19, 2016

Smart door locks, fitness bands, home security cameras, oh my! 5 tips for consumers to protect themselves

Because of technology and the Internet of Things (IoT), our lives are different today and better in so many ways. However, the IoT also comes with security and privacy-related imperfections. ICSA Labs offers five practical security and privacy tips for consumers of IoT technology including fitness bands, smart home door locks, and the like...

December 8, 2016

Can the Internet of Things be Secured?

December 5, 2016

Exposing IoT Weaknesses - Before your consumer products unwittingly join a malicious DDoS Botnet

The Mirai botnet was used to carry out a DDoS attack in late October against one of the Internet’s domain name service (DNS) providers, Dyn, resulting in an Internet disruption for many.  It wasn’t the first time this botnet, comprised of Internet of Things (IoT) devices, was used in a DDoS attack... 

November 10, 2016

Canary All-in-One Home Security Solution Attains First IoT Security Certification

The video-driven home security startup Canary, maker of Canary, the all-in-one security solution with HD camera, siren and air monitor, passed rigorous testing to attain the first Internet of Things security certification from ICSA Labs.

November 10, 2016

Canary All-in-One Home Security Solution Attains First Internet of Things Security Certification from ICSA Labs

The video-driven home security startup Canary, maker of Canary, the all-in-one security solution with HD camera, siren and air monitor, passed rigorous testing to attain the first Internet of Things (IoT) security certification from ICSA Labs, a leading third-party testing and certification body and an independent division of Verizon. 

November 1, 2016

Attention vendors, developers and consumers: You have a responsibility to help make the IoT secure

In light of the recent attacks that exploited Internet of Things (IoT) devices, it seems timely to reinforce the importance of IoT security.

May 25, 2016

ICSA Labs Rolls Out Internet of Things Security Testing and Certification Program

To help companies mitigate risks associated with an increasingly connected world, ICSA Labs is rolling out a new security testing program to provide assurance testing for Internet of Things (IoT) devices and sensors.