Entrust Datacard helps IoT providers make security investments

Entrust Datacard, a provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technology solutions, has announced its contribution to the new IIC IoT Security Maturity Model: Description and Intended Use whitepaper, the company said.

The Security Maturity Model (SMM) is designed to provide actionable guidance to organizations looking at the security of their IoT solution.

The SMM builds upon the Industrial Internet Security Framework (IISF) that was introduced by the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) in 2016. Sandy Carielli, director of security technologies for Entrust Datacard, co-authored the new SMM whitepaper in conjunction with other security leaders who are also members of the IIC.

For more information on the SMM, visit: www.iiconsortium.org/pdf/SMM_Description_and_Intended_Use_2018-04-09.pdf

Entrust Datacard offers trusted identity and secure transaction technologies. Solutions range from the physical world of financial cards, passports and ID cards to the digital realm of authentication, certificates and secure communications. For more information, visit www.entrustdatacard.com.