The Security Of Devices Connected To The Internet Of Things Keeps Degrading
According to the non-profit organization called the Open Trust Alliance, the security of devices connected to the Internet of Things keeps degrading over time.
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You must remember that an IoT device is, in fact, a small computer… and as all computers and smartphones, they are complex machines. All such devices will have bugs and security holes that need to be patched and updated. Developers can take a page from the computer industry. Take for instance Windows XP. These small computers will be used long after end-of-life when the product is not supported anymore. As products grow old they will be more and more vulnerable to attacks.
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