Interviewed by Dan Gunderman for a piece on Cyber Security Hub about cyber security trends in the Internet of Things, and the opportunities and threats that will lead to increased spending in IoT security over the coming years:
Mark Benson, CTO of Exosite, said that IoT’s degree of security maturity is very low and the consequences of an enterprise breach are very high. These variables make for a highly combustible space.
Mark Benson is Vice President of Engineering at SmartThings, a technology company based in Mountain View, CA and a wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics. Mark is a regular speaker and writer on the intersection of technology, business, and society as it relates to product development, technology leadership, strategic planning and execution, intellectual property portfolio management, software architecture, information security, competitive positioning, and organizational behavior.