If early January is any guide, 2020 should be the year when network service providers finally get serious about router security. The year had barely begun when researchers revealed a new critical vulnerability they dubbed “Cable Haunt” that affects hundreds of millions of cable modems.
A lot has changed since I first started applying machine learning (ML) in the 1990s. Back then, using something like a neural network meant implementing everything, including the learning algorithm, from scratch. Assuming your code […]
Selecting a smart home management system is a high-stakes process for ISPs, so it is important to ask the right procurement questions. IoT Fingerprinting should be at the heart of any management system, but the quality of technology has serious implications for security, user experience, and operational costs.
In my previous post, we covered why protecting the privacy (and confidentiality) of data is so paramount and how ML-based systems amplify privacy concerns due to the sheer amount of data and the processing power […]
Disney+ and Netflix have both been criticized for failing to support some Smart TVs. If these big budget players can’t achieve full device reach, what hope is there for smaller operators? How can OTT operators get device strategy right?
With an increasingly crowded field of vendors for smart home management systems, how can ISPs be sure they choose wisely? In my list of key areas to investigate during procurement, security is naturally at the top. Just how smart is the smart home protection offered?
Global online piracy has created a crisis for the pay TV industry that could completely rewrite the industry’s economic model, with major impacts on sports rights. But could it also have some unexpected upsides?
The manufacturing industry already appreciates the cost savings and efficiency improvements that digital twins offer. With information about the design, operation, and maintenance of devices all in one place, the digital twin model facilitates everything […]
Pick a cybersecurity survey, any survey from any provider. Go ahead. I’ll wait. That survey you picked is going to tell you that: Despite your best efforts, your business is hopelessly exposed. Cyber threats are on the […]
Disney+ is finally here! But the OTT market is already crowded and there are more high-profile launches due in 2020. How can all these OTT services survive when consumer budgets and viewing time are both finite?