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Daniel Pepper Comments on UK's Proposed Regulations for IoT Devices

News / February 4, 2020

Partner Daniel Pepper is quoted in an article published Feb. 4, 2020, by LegalTech News. The article, “New UK IoT Law Treads Unique Path, Possibly Complicating Tech Development,” reports on a proposed United Kingdom (UK) regulation regarding cybersecurity requirements for Internet of Things (IoT) devices. Pepper commented on the proposed requirement that manufacturers explicitly state how long a product will receive security updates. A manufacturer’s security support can be influenced by how popular the product is, Pepper told the publication, which could make it difficult to predict how long it will offer security updates.

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