In spite of its numerous benefits, IoT increases the odds of being attacked by cyber criminals and hackers due to the increase of the connected devices (Meola, 2016). The first blackout because of a cyber-attack was experienced in 2015 after hackers took down a power grid in western Ukraine (Meola, 2016). This is highly likely to be the beginning of more attacks. As our society grows technologically, we are becoming more and more dependent on hardware and software. This makes us very vulnerable to hacker’s attacks and hardware malfunction. Many tech companies are putting more efforts in developing smart products…


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