The GSMA, together with the mobile industry, has delivered a set of IoT Security Guidelines, backed by an IoT Security Assessment scheme, to provide a proven and robust approach to end-to-end security.

The GSMA IoT Security Guidelines provide best practice for the secure design, development and deployment of IoT solutions across industries and services. Addressing typical cybersecurity and data privacy issues associated with IoT services, the guidelines outline a step-by-step process to securely launch IoT solutions to market and keep them secure through their lifecycles – thereby creating a sustainable IoT ecosystem that is designed for end-to-end security.

The GSMA IoT Security Assessment provides a flexible framework that addresses the diversity of the IoT market, enabling companies to build secure IoT devices and solutions as laid out in the GSMA IoT Security Guidelines.

Both the GSMA IoT Security Guidelines and IoT Security Assessment have been updated by the industry to extend the scope to Mobile IoT technologies, specifically NB-IoT and LTE-M, the 3GPP industry standards for low power wide area technologies in licensed spectrum.

The primary audience for the IoT Security Guidelines are:

  • IoT Service Providers – enterprises or organisations who are looking to develop new and innovative connected products and services
  • IoT Device Manufacturers – who provide IoT devices to IoT service providers, in order to enable IoT services
  • IoT Developers – who build IoT services on behalf of IoT service providers
  • Network Operators – who provide services to IoT service providers

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Industrial IoT’s rapid growth in China culminates in industry summit China is now the most connected country in the world, home to more connections than anywhere else, and projected to dwarf even those of the United States by 2020. China has been ...

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Mobile IoT and 5G: Complementary Technologies Central to the IoT Mobile IoT will play an integral role in the 5G era – indeed, the technologies already have a complementary relationship today. Mobile IoT refers to low power wide area (LPWA) ...

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Mobile IoT Meets Industry 4.0 Showcase at Hannover Messe highlights how mobile connectivity will help drive the next industrial revolution Mobile IoT is set to play a central role in delivering Industry 4.0 ...

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NB-IoT Deployment Guide – Release 2 Narrowband-IoT (NB-IoT) is a new cellular radio access technology specified by 3GPP in Release 13 to address the fast-expanding market for low power wide area connectivity. To ac...

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IoT at Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 June 27, 2018 With its growing consumer wealth, increasing number services and network connections, China has become a global leader in the Internet of Things (IoT). As the country u...

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IoT Summit at Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 | 世界 June 28, 2018 The IoT was just a concept few years ago, but now it is reality. In 2018 massive IoT adoption will be deployed globally, and we expect to see more to come. With the rap...

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