Discussion on Privacy and Security of IoT devices

NOV 2018

Initiative Other

Category Evangelism Mission

Hashtag #medianama

Description MediaNama in collaboration Internet Society Asia-Pacific is hosting a discussion on Privacy and Security of IoT Devices. At this discussion, we will look at issues around disclosures, consent, data protection, security of data collection, transfer and storage, patching of vulnerabilities, notifications, encryption, dealing with vulnerabilities, dealing with the transfer of ownership of device etc.

Venue India Habitat Centre

City New Delhi

Area Delhi

Country or Region India

Topics of discussion will include:

Data collection, transfer and the security of IoT devices
Dealing with security updates
Data sharing, transparency and notification norms
Encryption of data for IoT devices
Dealing with non-automated updates
Compliance and incentivization for manufacturers and policymakers
Notice and consent with IoT; disclosure norms and notifications
IoT and children
Breach notifications and IoT
Consumer protection tactics and strategies
Dealing with vulnerabilities in IoT devices

Our objective is to help define a set of principles for manufacturers and regulators to enforce. We’re looking at a tightly curated audience of around 50-60 people across:

IoT startups
Device suppliers and importers
Policy researchers and think-tanks
Lawyers and legal scholars
Consumer organizations and
Tech media

Please note: This is an invitation-only event. On behalf of Mozilla India and Internet Society-Delhi Chapter, Tanzeel Khan will be participating in the discussion.