Fridge raiders: Will 2014 REALLY be the year your Smart Home gets hacked?

Discussion in 'other security issues & news' started by SweX, Jan 15, 2014.

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  1. SweX

    SweX Registered Member

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    http://www.welivesecurity.com/2014/...ally-be-the-year-your-smart-home-gets-hacked/
     
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    With the current level of manufacturer' willingness to frequently update firm/software, folks who buy in to this LargeConsumerElectronicCo. smart-crap are real suckers, imho oc.
    Those manufacturers will treat your fridge as a phone, no more updates after the odd couple of years. Buy a new one!
    In just a few years all those smart appliances will be dumb as f...
    Early adopters will become sad adopters.
     
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    More than 750,000 Phishing and SPAM emails Launched from "Thingbots" Including Televisions, Fridge. link

     
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