You’ve heard of smart cities — now Illinois is well on its way to becoming a smart state. It’s a revolutionary idea that not only will help the state function better — it could make it much easier for cities in the state to become smarter. Find out why.
Local governments throughout the world are working hard to create sustainable, energy-efficient and economically strong smart cities. But the intelligent technologies we rely on to create them are vulnerable to cybersecurity threats – and few local governments are doing much to protect against them, say experts at security software company Kaspersky Lab. Read the story for their recommendations on precautions cities can take.