Smart Appliances Hacked – over 750k Malicious Emails Sent – SlashGear

A security service provider called Proofpoint has issued a report detailing what it believes to be the first documented attack on the Internet of Things. According to the report, over 750,000 malicious emails were sent out using over 100,000 compromised devices on the Internet of Things. The compromised devices include appliances, routers, TVs, and connected refrigerators.

via Smart appliances hacked to send out over 750k malicious emails – SlashGear.

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