Getting Smarter About Smart Device Security

| June 28, 2017

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A perfectly legitimate concern, given recent events and revelations about what metadata can reveal. Spikes in consumption on certain days or times could not only be used to help regulate supply, but suggest when you’re home, away, or have guests over. Over time this sort of information helps establish a pattern of life, which is useful to multiple entities in myriad ways. Knowing when people are away from home could be useful for the police in crime prevention efforts; or data could be sold to advertisers who would push your ads for home security systems if you’re away a lot, or sales at the grocery store if you host a lot of guests.

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