All smartwatches may be prone to attack
TelecomAsia - Telecom Asia - 06-08-15 06:47
As part of an ongoing series looking at Internet of Things (IoT) security, HP today unveiled results of an assessment confirming that smartwatches with network and communication functionality represent a new and open frontier for cyberattack.
The study conducted by HP Fortify found that all of the smartwatches tested contained significant vulnerabilities, including insufficient authentication, lack of encryption and privacy concerns.
HP said in a report that, as smartwatches become more mainstream, these will increasingly store more sensitive information such as health data...