Recently, the House of Representatives in the United States passed the IoT Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2020. This is a landmark bill whose goal is to improve the security of IoT devices. Given the bi-partisan support for the bill, it is likely to pass the Senate and soon be put into action. This represents a powerful win for everyone who truly cares about security as we enter an increasingly digital world where the virtual command controls the physical space.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://mender.io/blog/good-news-the-u-s-house-passes-the-iot-cybersecurity-bill