Could the Amazon Echo hack have been prevented with proper IoT security?

IoT devices are becoming more popular in homes, and so too are these devices’ security vulnerabilities. The latest concerning example is the hack of the Amazon Echo, the smart speaker capable of voice interaction, music playback, making to-do lists, setting alarms, streaming podcasts, and more.The hack, which works by

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