“No ease for privacy concerns at tech conference”
Despite all the fancy new technology products showcased at the CES conference there was little reassurance of the security of currently existing ones. Experts have reached near consensus that software vulnerabilities in many internet connected consumer devices can be relatively easy to exploit by hackers due to weak security features.
“Internet providers do not cover preventative measures as expected”
Kaspersky Lab surveys have found that nearly 40 percent of tech companies do not put adequate security measures in place due to the belief that internet service providers will pick up the slack on features that block hackers and cyber thieves. Consumers seem to be in the same boat, with about one-in-three believing their ISP data centers provide adequate protections.
“Security holes apparently exploitable by remote hackers”