IOT devices pose a serious security risk!

These devices are products, other then computers, that connect to the internet. In this day in age it could almost be anything. For example IOT devices could be a fridge, or a Smart TV, or even some children’s toys! While Internet of Things devices may lead to more efficiency in our daily lives, research shows that consumers are exposed to many risks by the use of them. The most serious of the risks is disclosure of private information.

 

Here are some things to know regarding IOT devices:

If you are a business especially this should be something you should be worried about. Depending on your business there is a pretty good chance you have plenty of devices in your building or office that are using this technology. That means you could have anyone listening in to your conference calls or business meetings ect. These devices pose huge security risks to you and your business, so you have to be aware!

If you have any questions about how you can improve the security at your business please contact us at Re2tech!

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