The Online Trust Alliance has published their “IoT Trust Framework” in a Discussion Draft format for comment. The deadline for submissions is Septemer 14th.

Set out over 5 pages it covers 23 Proposed Minimum Requirements in the IoT Trust ThingsFramework initially covering two topics:

– Home automation and connected home products
– Wearable technologies limited to health and fitness

The goal is to set out a voluntary framework covering best practices in security, privacy and sustainability.

The OTA has some large industry players sponsoring it such as Symantec and Microsoft and a number of smaller organisations.