The Subcommittee on Information Technology, U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform held a hearing today titled, “Cybersecurity of the Internet of Things.” A video recording of the hearing along with the prepared statements of the witnesses are embedded/liked below.
Purpose of the Hearing
- To examine the use of devices that comprise the Internet of Things (IoT) and their current and potential uses in federal government.
- To explore potential cyber threats posed by the use of IoT devices.
- To review private sector recommendations for securing the IoT, and explore potential legislative solutions.
Witness List/Link to Opening Statement
Mr. Matthew J. Eggers
Executive Director, Cybersecurity Policy
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Mr. Josh Corman
Director of Cyber Statecraft Initiative
Mr. Tommy Ross
Senior Director of Policy
The Software Alliance
Mr. Ray O’Farrell
Chief Technology Officer