Security

These cloud-connected devices are totally spying on you (or just letting others do it)

Intelligent homes are vulnerable

The smart home of the future is right around the corner, which means the smart hackers are right behind them.

Even the reportedly secure internet-connected thermostat from Nest could be compromised if someone gains physical access to your system. Once they're in, hackers could control your Wi-Fi and, thereby, all your connected devices.

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By Jefferson Reid

Jefferson Reid is a writer, author and editor who was worked for NBCUniversal, CBS, AOL, Yahoo! and many others.