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7 out of top 10 "Internet of Things" devices riddled with vulnerabilities

7 out of top 10 “Internet of Things” devices riddled with vulnerabilities

It is becoming increasingly common to find yourself typing a WiFI password not just into your smartphone, but also your smoke alarm, your fridge, your printer, your baby monitor and maybe even your car. However, are the manufacturers of these internet-enabled devices paying proper care and attention to security and privacy?