Research from the cybersecurity gurus at Kaspersky has found that attacks targeting IoT devices have doubled over the past year.
The rapid proliferation of IoT devices, combined with often poor security, makes them an increasingly attractive target for hackers. Analysts at McKinsey estimate that 127 new devices are connected every second.
Dan Demeter, Security Expert at Kaspersky, said:
“Since IoT devices, from smartwatches to smart home accessories, have...