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Security for IoT Device Manufacturers: NIST Publishes NISTIRs 8259 and 8259A

Two publications, NISTIRs 8259 and 8259A, are now available to provide cybersecurity best practices and guidance for IoT device manufacturers.

Some cybersecurity best practices and guidance for Internet of Things (IoT) device manufacturers are now available from NIST’s Cybersecurity for IoT Program:

For more context about these publications, please read More than just a milestone in the Botnet Roadmap towards more securable IoT devices from NIST’s Cybersecurity Insights blog.


Released June 1, 2020, Updated June 2, 2020