What We're Reading: "Non-Secure, Backdoored IoT Devices Could Become Powerful Weapons For Rival Nations" (From Tom's Hardware)


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December 16, 2016

What We're Reading: "Non-Secure, Backdoored IoT Devices Could Become Powerful Weapons For Rival Nations" (From Tom's Hardware)

"The Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology (ICIT), a cybersecurity think tank, published a new paper in which it argued that future IoT devices need to be secure-by-design and that there should be some regulation setting minimum security standards, too. Failing that, the group warned that non-secure IoT devices or devices that have backdoors could be transformed into powerful weapons that rival nations could wield against each other." Read the whole article...