The Internet of Things arena abounds with potential services for solution providers to deliver -- and one of the biggest opportunities is in security.
As the number of networks and devices increase in IoT offerings, the security risk also deepens. The massive Distributed Denial of Service attack, which in October blocked more than 1,200 websites across the U.S. -- was launched through vulnerable connected devices and spurred security straight to the forefront of any IoT discussion.
Fortunately, security vendors are creating their own tailored offerings to protect sensors, networks and gateways -- and they want to keep their partners in the loop. Following are five vendors with the coolest security offerings for the Internet of Things.