Original Source: https://www.onwardsecurity.com/laboratory/item/48

The multi-billion-dollar Internet of Things (IoT) market has manufacturers pining for a competitive edge and their risky shortcuts to lead the race have security leaders on high alert.

“Considering the time to market, costs of development, and the overwhelming number of suppliers, most IoT devices are developed with free and open-source software (FOSS),” says Morgan Hung, CEO at Onward Security.

One of those shortcuts is the widely-used OpenSSL, a software library containing open-source implementation of cryptographic protocols to protect data communications across computer networks and applications.

Among the protocols is Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and it is…

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