The Internet of Things is the current term connected to ‘smart’ devices. It relates to any gadget, appliance or device that is connected to the internet and can communicate with other devices without human intervention.
Some examples include: A fitness tracker, a security camera, smart lighting or a smart TV. If you are using any of these connected devices, you’re already involved with the Internet of Things.
One of the biggest issues surrounding the Internet of Things is security. Given the wide range of connected devices that are currently available, there are many things that hackers could do once they have gained access to smart devices.
Knowing that the Internet of Things is such a big part of everyone’s life, award winning consumer internet security brand BullGuard have addressed consumer security and privacy concerns with the following infographic.
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