Specialist in cyber security Javad Malik of AlienVault, told the Information Age portal about as well as why owners of devices for a smart home need to think about security.
If a couple of years ago the idea of a smart house seemed fantastic, then today many people have already got smart refrigerators, coffee makers and salt cells that can work as a single network, making life easier for household members. But if something needs to be connected to Internet, so it can be hacked remotely. AND If the cracked baker sounds funny, then Here's a hacked home security system - this is serious.
Javad Malik believes that viruses are extortionists like WannaCry and NotPetya is literally created for smart homes. After all, with The increase in sales of all these home gadgets is growing and number of unprotected networks for a smart home. If in AlienVault registered a packet of viruses with the purpose of extorting money, then at next year will be in times more, Malik believes. The creators of viruses will be much easier, because you can actually infect anything, and not only a computer. Due to what viruses can spread to network much faster.
TO the same as A modern security gadget for a smart home back rows. While the market does not became mass, the producers lure the client with simplicity. Say, included and use.
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