The Security by Design review is suggesting a range of steps for manufacturers, service providers and developers to follow. These include unique passwords on all new devices and ensuring these cannot be reset to a factory default like "admin", giving users and security experts a public point of contact so vulnerabilities can be quickly reported and dealt with, and encryption of data sent over apps and products.
Now on the third generation, the Nest Learning Thermostat remains one of the best and simplest smart heating systems around.
The Lifx Mini Smart Bulbs are a direct and credible rival to the Philips Hue for range of bulbs and third-party control support. The Mini series, has replaced the old flat-top bulbs of old with a newer, more bulbous design.