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Tuesday, 30 July 2013 16:34

The Great Security Risks and Rewards of M2M

A tremendous amount of attention has been lavished on machine-to-machine (M2M) communications. One of its great selling points is its ubiquity. It holds the promise of burrowing into the nooks and crannies of everyday life and providing communications affecting a massive number of mundane uses. It’s a terrific time and labor saver – if things go according to plan.

Believe it or not – and I know this is shocking – things don’t always go according to Hoyle. M2M, if compromised, can turn those rote procedures and promises into real headaches. The Internet of Things can turn into the Internet of Troubles.