The Future of IoT: A CAM Q&A with Sean Tufts Home Insights Blog The Future of IoT: A CAM Q&A with Sean Tufts October 26, 2020 October is global Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Each week Andrea Hart of our Solutions Education team is hosting a brief Q&A with Sean Tufts, Optiv’s Practice Director of Product Security for ICS & IOT, addressing the week’s specific topic. Week 4: Sean Tufts breaks out the crystal ball and looks into the future of connected devices. There were ~26.6 billion active IoT devices in 2019, up from 7 billion in 2018, and IDC estimates there will be 41.6 billion by 2025. That’s roughly five for every human being on the planet. During our final chat of Cybersecurity Awareness Month we’ll look at the future of connected devices. Sean says the key thing for organizations will be building adaptive, pliable works. Share: IoT Cybersecurity Awareness Month Internet of Things Connected Devices Digital Transformation Network Security DX RELATED INSIGHTS BLOG October 01, 2020 Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2020: A Global Kick-off October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Tune in for tips to stay safe from cyber threats. See Details Read more about Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2020: A Global Kick-off BLOG October 05, 2020 If You Connect It, Protect It IoT devices are gaining popularity, but IoT security isn’t booming to the same degree. These tips will help protect you against common attacks. See Details Read more about If You Connect It, Protect It BLOG October 12, 2020 Work From Home Device Security Optiv IoT expert John Bock walks us through a step-by-step process that safeguards you against 99% of the home network IoT threats you’ll face. See Details Read more about Work From Home Device Security How Can We Help? Let us know what you need, and we will have an Optiv professional contact you shortly.