Over two-thirds of us fear internet devices and IoT gadgets will be hacked

Over two-thirds of us fear internet devices and IoT gadgets will be hacked

As we invite more smart home gadgets into our lives — watching, listening and learning about us — fears over how they can be targeted by hackers are high. Over two-thirds of adults across six countries are worried about their smart devices being susceptible to hacking, according to poll by Irdeto, cited by eMarketer . Such internet-of-things (IoT) devices include security cameras, smart speakers like the Amazon Echo and Google Home, door locks, lights, toys, medical devices and even cars. The popularity of these smart home gadgets, plus IoT devices like fitness trackers and smartwatches, shows no sign of […]