The Business of Security Podcast #29 – Emerging Trends in IoT Cyber Security Regulation

In this episode we invite special guests:

  • Drew Spaniel, Lead Researcher, Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology (
  • James Russell, Worldwide Group Leader, Wireless Connectivity Specialists and IoT Security Team, Microchip Technology (
  • Paul Phillips, Principal Embedded Solution Engineer, Microchip Technology
  • We also hear from privacy expert Kirk Nahra, Partner and Co-Chair of Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice at WilmerHale 

This second episode in a multi-part series is packed full of information and trends related to IoT cybersecurity regulation and emerging practices. We hear from experts on the European and UK regulations as well as garner perspective from Kirk Nahra who lends insight from a legal and privacy standpoint on consumer best practices for IoT cybersecurity regulation. Topics covered include:

  • Emerging regulatory requirements for IoT cybersecurity in United Kingdom
  • Relevant guidance from NIST in the U.S.
  • Impact of IoT cybersecurity regulatory requirements for both manufacturers and retailers
  • How companies can integrate IoT cybersecurity in the real world
  • Future looking trends and considerations