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IoT World 2019 News: The 6 Biggest Announcements

CRN breaks down the six biggest IoT announcements at the IoT World 2019 conference, which included Verizon's expansion of its NB-IoT network, new security features from Mocana to protect large IoT deployments and a new mini-asset tracking solution.

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Mocana Adds New Security Feature For Smart Cities, Massive IoT

Internet of Things security startup Mocana announced new capabilities for its TrustPoint on-device security solutions that helps protect smart cities and massive IoT deployments against cyber attacks.

The San Francisco-based company said the new device admission control solution gives TrustPoint-enabled devices with low memory and processing capabilities certificate-based authentication and network filtering to defend against network-based cyberattacks.

With certificate-based authentication, Mocana validates the identity of the TrustPoint-enabled device before it's allowed to communicate with the rest of the network — which the company said is more secure than network access methods like Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol.

For network filtering, TrustPoint-enabled devices can filter network traffic using a rules-based approach based on IP address, port number, source and destination MAC address, network interface type and domain. These rules can be set using Mocana's TrustCenter device security management platform.

 
 
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