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Public must act to protect themselves when using Internet of Things devices

Public must act to protect themselves when using Internet of Things devices #cybersecurity

  • If you have this option turned on, your information has a much greater chance of remaining secure.
  • Whilst few devices will offer this service, the website you use to view the data might.
  • You should also use a different password for each account and device.
  • The public must act to protect themselves and their families when using these devices.
  • A lack of security when it comes to IoT devices could mean that a search engine is used by criminals to locate vulnerable devices and then gain access to them or others on your home network.

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@ICOnews: “Public must act to protect themselves when using Internet of Things devices #cybersecurity”


By Simon Rice, Group Manager for Technology. Is this creepy website live-streaming YOUR living room? That was the Daily Mail headline in 2014, highlighting a Russian website that was providing links to access internet-connected cameras around the world. The story was prompted by an ICO blog that had warned that the website had been able…


Public must act to protect themselves when using Internet of Things devices

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