Cybersecurity in the 5G Era: Nightmare or Opportunity? (Irdeto Perspective)


Cybersecurity is a bit of a conversation killer. Despite a near-universal increase in our devotion to connected devices – and a corresponding increase in our risk of attack – most people I chat to socially find cybersecurity confusing, considering it far beyond their skill set. That probably explains why, as you might have seen in our infographic, 86% of consumers have never updated their router firmware. This puts their devices and personal data at risk. It’s also a nightmare for ISPs as weak routers and unpatched devices on the network edge put core systems at extra risk.