As we connect more devices in our homes to the internet, products and appliances that have traditionally been offline are now becoming part of the ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT). The IoT represents a new chapter of how technology becomes increasingly common in our homes, making people’s lives easier and more enjoyable. As people entrust an increasing amount of personal data to online devices and services, the cyber security of these products is now as important as the physical security of our homes.

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