Report: Half of IoT device apps leave users vulnerable
A paper distributed on ArXiv last week analysed the concerning lack of security when it comes to IoT device apps.
The security issues plaguing IoT devices themselves are well-documented. Security often seems to be an afterthought in the rush to market.
While there’s been a recent explosion in connected devices, app development has been around much longer. The mature development industry has created best practices to help ensure security, but it seems the note hasn’t reached IoT device app...