Mikko Hyppönen: Smart devices are “IT asbestos”

The proliferation of “stupid” internet-connected smart devices will be the “IT asbestos of the future”, cybersecurity expert Mikko Hyppönen has warned. “Asbestos was such a great innovation. It looked like a miracle material, originally,” explained Hyppönen, chief research officer at Finnish cybersecurity firm F-Secure. “Cheap, easy to manufacture, perfect in every way. You can mould … Continue reading CEO Chat: Alex Mifsud of Weavr