SSL/TLS and the Internet of Things (IoT)

The rapid, astronomical growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) presents significant security and performance challenges for providers of networked “smart” objects. Our new article, Securing the Internet of Things (IoT) with SSL/TLS, outlines the major issues faced, explains how publicly-trusted SSL/TLS certificates can be used to secure IoT devices, and describes how SSL.com works with IoT providers to manage the installation and lifecycle of publicly-trusted certificates on their products.