Another year has passed, and we are already looking forward to 12 months of fresh inspiration for companies and users, and new and exciting trends in information security. Last year, various manufacturers and experts identified IoT security, artificial intelligence for attackers and defenders, phishing and ransomware as important trends. Looking back, they were not entirely wrong, but we didn't really see groundbreaking developments in these areas either.
Although nothing much has happened with AI and IoT so far, we are likely to see trending topics that spark a revolution this year whether this helps or hinders humans. If the last 12 months are anything to go by, IoT has shown one thing: IoT security can only work with an overall security concept. In truth, there's almost nothing special about IoT security – the most important aspect is integrating IoT into the security concept for an entire system.
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