Wireless home automation systems can reveal vast amounts of personal information to anyone with a computer

Wireless home automation systems can reveal vast amounts of personal information to anyone with a computer


‘What might sound like a conspiracy theory is quickly evolving into conspiracy reality. Various wireless home automation systems that control domestic lighting, heating and even door locks can be hacked by third parties.
Once the data from these home automation systems is breached, hackers can track behavioral patterns, store the information in databases and analyze homeowner habits. Likewise, this sensitive information could be sold for marketing purposes and used for more intrusive investigations.’
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