Be aware of scammers impersonating as IMDA officers and report any suspicious calls to the police. Please note that IMDA officers will never call you nor request for your personal information. For scam-related advice, please call the Anti-Scam helpline at 1800-722-6688 or go to

Consultation for IoT Cyber Security Guide

Issued Date: 25/01/2019

13 March 2020

IMDA’s Explanatory Memorandum for the public consultation on the IoT Cyber Security Guide.

IoT Cybersecurity Guide Explanatory Memorandum (270.15KB)

IMDA IoT Cyber Security Guide

8 March 2019

The public consultation is closed and the IMDA team is currently reviewing respondents’ feedback. An Explanatory Memorandum will be released at an appropriate time.

25 Jan 2019

IMDA would like to seek views and comments from members of the public and the industry on the content of IMDA’s new guide which provides recommendations and guidance to IoT users and vendors in securing their IoT devices and networks.

Consultation Document for IoT Cyber Security Guide (528.92KB)
IoT Cyber Security Guide (937.28KB)
Annex A to IoT Cyber Security Guide (964.01KB)
Annex B to IoT Cyber Security Guide (1.47MB)


All submissions must reach IMDA by 12 noon on 8 March 2019. Softcopy of submissions in both Microsoft Word and Adobe PDF format should be provided. Parties submitting comments should include their personal/company particulars as well as the correspondence address, contact number and email addresses on the cover page of their submission. All comments should be addressed to:

Aileen Chia (Ms)
Deputy Chief Executive (Policy, Regulation & Competition Development),
Director-General (Telecoms & Post)
Infocomm Media Development Authority 
10 Pasir Panjang Road
#03-01 Mapletree Business City
Singapore 117438

Submit your softcopy via email to: