A Modest Proposal

IoT security is a mess, but who’s to blame? 
The internet of things is quickly becoming every cybercriminal’s wet dream, especially given the release of the Mirai botnet source code. The cause is shockingly insecure devices, but can shaming manufacturers avert the coming chaos? 
Last year, Symantec released a damning report revealing security flaws in common IoT devices. Some, like not using SSL

*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from SPECIAL EDITION authored by Jon Thompson. Read the original post at: http://blog.selabs.uk/2016/10/a-modest-proposal.html