Are we onboard with software manufacturer liability yet, or does the entire internet have to go down or someone die first?
So all these cheap devices are made in the same Chinese factory. They all have the same hard-coded password and vulnerability... (1/2)
They are easily weaponized into a DDoS botnet with widely-published code. They are all over the world. It's like a @GreatDismal novel. (2/2)
"There's no need to worry too much about security, after all who would want to attack someone's refrigerator?"
Just FYI, the IOT devices used in this attack are old IP cameras made by mostly one company in China: krebsonsecurity.com/2016/10/who-ma…