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Enemy At The Gates

As cyber attacks become more intrusive and intense, owners of IoT devices and connected homes must step up their digital defence.

American drama thriller Mr. Robot, in which the protagonist is a cybersecurity engineer and hacker, has rather terrifyingly shown us what it is like to lose control of your smart home. By turning technology against you, the episode titled Smart Home Hack depicts everything which can go wrong with a connected home a linked thermostat that fails, a shower that gushes boiling water and alarm bells which seem to have a mind

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