WikiLeaks’ Release on CIA Hacking Tools Raises Concerns about IoT Security to New Heights

The IoT is changing the world. But the recent WikiLeaks report that the CIA has the ability to access and even control IoT devices raises more questions than ever about whether connectivity sacrifices security.

The concept of the “Internet of Things” exploded in 2016, with many new devices able to connect to the Internet that weren’t before. Aside from the usual devices such as smartphones and personal computers, connectivity features are being increasingly designed into automotives, home appliances, fitness devices,