“The hacked data at VTech included information about customers who download children’s games, books and other educational content, the Hong Kong-based toy maker said. The breach also included information relating to children.
As more devices are connected to the Internet and as companies increasingly collect personal information about their customers, such attacks are expected to increase.”
IoT is fast becoming the new target for hacks and cybercrime of many flavors. And jeopardizing children may be the worst form of cyber terrorism.
WE NEED TO PAY MORE ATTENTION TO PRIVACY AND SECURITY. NOW!!!
Thanks to NBC News