03. December 2014 · Comments Off on Symantec predictions 2015: Smart homes the next big target? · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

According to Symantec’s Asia Pacific and Japan security threat predictions, 2015 is likely to continue as a year of mega breach and severe vulnerabilities, with the struggle between those wishing to create new threats and exploit vulnerabilities and those looking to protect against them likely to intensify.

Advancements in the Internet of Things (IoT) also means consumers will have increased connectivity across their devices, gadgets and machines – and with this connectivity comes the potential for a whole new range of security risks, the report said.

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