Japan to Hack 200 Million IoT Devices

In mid-February, the Japanese government plans to start openly hacking more than 200 million IoT devices already installed at home and elsewhere in Japan.The governments plan announced a week ago is likely to expose the uncomfortable truth known to many experts but unknown to most consumers: Many IoT devices in use are vulnerable to cyberattacks.Insecurity in IoT is triggered by many factors including consumer indifference and inaction. Too often, consumers dont bother to change the initial settings in an IoT...