The Internet of Things (IOT) has revolutionised the way we live our lives. Whether it’s a doorbell, lightbulb, voice assistant (Alexa, Siri), kitchen appliance, children’s toy, everything connected to the internet falls under this category.
You may think of it as a “smart device”. Many smart devices have huge capability but neglect security. Cyber criminals will exploit this vulnerability to infiltrate an otherwise secure network or to simply use the devices themselves.
We can protect ourselves from the threats that the IOT poses whilst continuing to enjoy all that smart technology has to offer by following these recommendations: