The growth of network-connected devices, systems, and services comprising the Internet of Things (IoT)1 creates immense opportunities and benefits for our society.
IoT security, however, has not kept up with the rapid pace of innovation and deployment, creating substantial safety and economic risks. This document explains these risks and provides a set of non-binding principles and suggested best practices to build toward a responsible level of security for the devices and systems businesses
design, manufacture, own, and operate.
Source – Homeland Security website