This week’s top story picks from the Kentik team.
This time last year it was the Dyn outage. This week, a network misconfiguration at Level 3 caused a big stir. Comcast, Spectrum, Verizon, Cox, RCN and other telecos across the country felt the effects of the ISP’s outage. Also this week, findings from a survey conducted by Forrester revealed IoT is now an “enterprise security time bomb,” with a huge challenge around being able to identify these types of devices on the network.
Here are those headlines and more: