Agence France-PresseJuly 30, 2013 15:37
Smart homes that let residents control alarms, locks and more over the internet are opening doors for crooks with hacker skills. according to computer security specialists.
"The smart home trend is growing, and it evolves quickly into a story of security," Trustwave managing consultant Daniel Crowley told AFP.
"Connecting things to a network opens up a whole range of vectors of attack, and when you are talking door locks, garage doors, and alarm controls it gets scary."