Internet Of Unsecure Things: Nest Thermostats Caught Leaking Home Owner Zip Codes

ROB WILLIAMS | March 1, 2016

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Nest Labs hoped to spark an Internet of Things (IoT) revolution with the introduction of the Nest Learning Thermostat. After all, many homeowners had never encountered a thermostat that was so adept at maintaining heat/cooling levels using a bevy of sensors and software magic while shutting off when you left the room and turning back on when you returned.

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