Why Our Right to Repair Is Critical To Securing The Internet Of Things – Paul Roberts – ESW #287

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Paul Roberts
Founder, SecuRepairs (pron: Secure Repairs), Publisher, The Security Ledger at SecuRepairs.org

Paul Roberts is the founder of SecuRepairs (pron: Secure Repairs)(securepairs.org), a volunteer group of more than 200 information technology and information security professionals who support a legal right to repair. He is also the Publisher and Editor in Chief of The Security Ledger (securityledger.com), an independent security news website that explores the intersection of cyber security with the Internet of Things.

Paul is a seasoned reporter, editor and industry analyst with more than a decade of experience covering the information technology security space. His writing about cyber security has appeared in publications including Mother Jones; The Christian Science Monitor; MIT Technology Review; The Economist Intelligence Unit; CIO Magazine; ZDNet and Fortune Small Business. He has appeared on NPR’s Marketplace Tech Report and The Oprah Show.

Prior to launching The Security Ledger, Paul worked as a Senior Analyst in The 451 Group’s Enterprise Security Practice and held positions as a senior writer and editor at noted industry publications including Threatpost, Infoworld and eWeek and The IDG News Service.


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