Author: Tyson Macaulay

Tyson Macaulay Tyson Macaulay is the Vice President and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for Global Telecommunications Strategy, part of the Office of the CTO at Intel Security. In this role, he is responsible for security solutions development supporting tier-1 carriers, service providers, and telecommunications equipment manufacturers.

This is the third of three parts about root of trust and the Internet of Things. In Part 1 and Part 2, I covered how root of trust is an important approach to managing risk in virtualized network—especially compliance risks. The first two posts in this series examined several reasons to consider root-of-trust technologies. In […]

This is the second of three posts about the root of trust and the Internet of Things. In my first post I wrote about the burden of technology compliance and how it may be changing as virtualization enters service provider and enterprise networks and underlies the Internet of Things (IoT). I also wrote about a […]

Regulatory compliance is an unloved cost of goods—an expense to be managed, like cafeteria subsidies or fleet fuel costs. Major regulatory gaps are opening around the Internet and Internet of Things (IoT), and especially in the plumbing under the IoT, which is rapidly evolving in a process known as network function virtualization (NFV). This future […]

Today Intel Security and Ericsson are working together to deliver managed security services (MSS) to the world. Why are we so excited to be working with Ericsson? We’re pleased to offer a combination of top-ranked network security products, telecom-grade service levels, speed to market and disruptively priced services with our new collaboration. With Ericsson, the […]

Futher to my last post about social engineering in the IoT; here are a couple of attack scenarios that we might easily see emerge. Attack scenario 1: Reflected targeting and compromise Things are often too limited in processing and memory to compromise and manipulate to large effect. What is more, they might not have information […]