Mad Money: The Rise of Connected Devices Poses a Real Threat to Cybersecurity, Says Robert Herjavec

February 6, 2019

Robert Herjavec, Founder & CEO of Herjavec Group, recently spoke to Jim Cramer on Mad Money to talk about connected devices increase cybersecurity risks for consumers and organizations alike.

The use of connected devices continues to rise. However, device manufacturers are not always prioritizing security measures, which should be top of mind for organizations and consumers. So why are cheaper devices still being used despite security concerns?

"You cannot beat the attraction of low prices," Robert said. "But, saving a little bit of money today and not having enough protection is going to hurt your brand and hurt customer data."

Watch the full interview here:

Originally posted on cnbc.com


About Herjavec Group

Dynamic entrepreneur Robert Herjavec founded Herjavec Group in 2003 to provide cybersecurity products and services to enterprise organizations. We have been recognized as one of the world’s most innovative cybersecurity operations leaders, and excel in complex, multi-technology environments. Our service expertise includes Advisory Services, Technology Architecture & Implementation, Identity Services, Managed Security Services, Threat Management and Incident Response. Herjavec Group has offices and Security Operations Centers across the United States, United Kingdom and Canada.

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