IMPENETRABLE. The activereach blog is about network security in simple terms. Our aim is to share vital knowledge with business people across all functions so that they can understand the impact of emerging security trends and gain critical insight into how these could be adopted in their organisations. Security so good, it’s impenetrable.
Neil Gershenfeld, the MIT computer pioneer, once made the joke that “On the Internet, nobody knows you’re a lightbulb”.1 2 Speaking back in 2005, he was referring to the then emerging technology platform of the Internet of Things (IoT), where all sorts of devices and sensors such as webcams, lights, thermostats and even coffee pots were starting to be IP-enabled and connected to the Internet.more →