Consumers don't trust the security of their IoT devices

Consumers don’t trust the security of their IoT devices

The vast majority of consumers say that they don’t trust the security protection within their IoT devices , new research has claimed. A new report by Gemalto found that more than two thirds of consumers, as well as 80 per cent of organisations, would like to see the government getting involved in IoT security. Consumers mostly fear having their IoT devices hacked and taken control of – more so than having their data stolen, or leaked. Despite the fact that more than half of respondents owned an IoT device (two, on average), just 14 per cent claimed to be […]