Think Twice About Allowing Your Refrigerator Online

Think Twice About Allowing Your Refrigerator Online


The Internet of Things (IoT) is a most wondrous neighborhood of cyberspace: a place where televisions, refrigerators, watches, and even children’s diapers can all connect to the Internet. (Editor’s note: If you honestly believe it’s a good idea to connect your kid’s diapers to the Internet, you may want to rethink this whole parenting thing.) The IoT is the place where high-tech chic meets consumer convenience—and hey, what could possibly go wrong? Well, for starters, the IoT is pretty much crawling with hackers and bots, and security is just a rumor, largely unconfirmed. This MindEdge video may make you wonder why you ever wanted to talk to Alexa in the first place.
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