September 24, 2019

New study will investigate how to keep smart building technologies secure

UW researchers are investigating how current university practices and policies can be improved to better secure smart building technologies, with more than $700,000 in funding from the National Science Foundation. The three-year project will define how IT and operations and maintenance professionals can work better together to mitigate risks and improve the security of buildings with Internet of Things (IoT) devices and also how policies on data privacy and security can affect collaboration. Read the press release.