Grandma Got Hacked

Grandma Got Hacked

Wed, 03/25/2015

AgeLab Director Joseph Coughlin and research associate Luke Yoquinto published an article in Slate today about the threat and promise that will be posed by the Internet of Things to older adults who live alone. The piece, which identified the interconnected nature of Internet-of-Things technologies as a security weakness, suggested ways that devices such as smart refrigerators, medication monitors, smart toilets and more could be made safer for older users.

The piece can be read here.

 

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