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February 16th, 2018
AHAM Sponsored Webinar: Understand & Mitigate Cybersecurity Risks for Appliances, Presented by UL

The Internet of Things (IoT) is enabling more sophisticated capabilities through network-connected products and systems. As a result, residential and commercial Appliances are becoming more interconnected and networkable. According to many recent industry reports and the U.S. government, and as we have all observed in the news, there have been significant increases in attacks that… read more

January 16th, 2018
ARC Industry Forum: Digitizing and Securing Industry, Infrastructure, and Cities

DATE: February 12 – 15, 2018 LOCATION: Orlando, Florida BOOTH: 47 Visit UL to learn how we help mitigate safety and performance risks inherent in technologies comprising the Internet of Things (IoT) with the UL Cybersecurity Assurance Program (UL CAP).  UL can help any industrial control system (ICS) manufacturer or system integrator earn customer confidence in… read more

January 1st, 2018
Recorded Webinar: Understand & Mitigate Product Cybersecurity Risks

CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE RECORDING > The Internet of Things (IoT) is enabling more sophisticated capabilities through network-connected products and systems. As a result, residential and commercial products are becoming more interconnected and networkable. According to many recent industry reports and the U.S. government, and as we have all observed in the news, there… read more

July 12th, 2017
Risky Business – Will Connected Lighting’s Security Story Have a Happy Ending?

Let’s take a quick trip down memory lane, to the early days of electricity, when scientists were trying to figure out how to protect users from receiving electric shocks. “At the time, it wasn’t obvious how to solve this,” says Tom Blewitt, director of principal engineers for Underwriters Laboratories (UL), which develops safety standards and… read more

May 10th, 2017
UL LLC Receives DARPA Grant for Testing to Help Mitigate Cybersecurity Risks for Industrial IoT Gateways

Funding supports examination of challenges and process development to test IoT gateways for ICS applications NORTHBROOK, Ill., May 10, 2017 — UL, a global safety science organization, has received a grant from the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) for cybersecurity testing of Internet of Things (IoT) gateways for industrial control system (ICS) applications… read more

March 22nd, 2017
UL Publishes White Paper on Cybersecurity & Connected Devices

Cybersecurity Considerations for Connected Smart Home Systems and Devices This UL white paper explores the issue of cyber threats originating from or impacting connected smart home systems and devices, and discusses the steps that smart home device manufacturers can take to reduce the risk to both device users and others. Beginning with a brief overview… read more

July 11th, 2016
The Evolving Demands of Smart Buildings and their HVAC Systems

There is undoubtedly still some speculation around the “Internet of Things” trend, with a lot of conversation and excitement in the consumer markets. While we are seeing solid growth in that market, there is already substantial progress being made in the commercial and industrial areas. Over the last few years, adoption of smart buildings solutions… read more

August 12th, 2015
The Future of Cellular Services

written by Brian Watson Cellular is a global industry worth around US$960bn annually, and growing at 14%year-on-year; 93% of the world’s population has a mobile phone, making it one of the most widely adopted technologies in human history. Cellular services are largely self-regulated by mobile network operators – MNO’s – (think AT&T, Vodafone, Telefonica, DoCoMo,… read more

July 14th, 2015
The Challenge Facing the Internet of Things (IoT)

written by Joe Lomako The expression “Internet of Things” or “IoT” has been around for about 16 years now but it is fair to say that it has evolved from precedents such as M2M. Traditionally it was tangible devices (or machines) that sprung to mind when talking about the IoT – but the IoT is much… read more

July 3rd, 2015
The Internet of Things (IoT)

written by Brian Watson First documented by a British visionary Kevin Ashton in 1999, the Internet of Things (IoT) is the network of physical objects or “things” embedded with electronics, software, sensors and connectivity to enable it to exchange data with other connected devices and their users. Each thing is uniquely identifiable through its embedded… read more