The legal issues with IoT – and the security risks of boundless data
Data security is a key concern with the Internet of Things, taking into account just how much data can be collected. With various IoT devices talking to each other, the potential for a data security breach is high and with more and more IoT devices coming onto the market, this issue is not going to go away.
For example, take the smart meter initiative led by the UK government. The intention is that by 2020, over 53 million smart meters shall be installed in over 30 million homes and...