The Internet of Things (IoT) is arguably the most disruptive technological development on the horizon, raising a host of security, legal, and regulatory questions. This article examines the cybersecurity risks and privacy concerns in an IoT paradigm, the main legal issues for the enterprise, federal regulation, and proposed IoT best practices for business. It argues that business leadership and effective government action will both be essential to gaining the full benefits of IoT and ensuring consumer privacy.

A roadmap for the Internet of Things

Tech research firm Gartner defines the Internet of Things (IoT) as "the network of physical objects ...

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