Philips Hue Smart Lightbulbs Hack Can Spread IoT Worm Like Wildfire

Internet of Things(IoT)

As Internet of Things(IoT) are becoming more prevalent in our lives, their protection is becoming very important.  The issue with IoT devices is that because of their sheer number they are very difficult to manage and secure.  Some IoT devices are never patched or secured like the other devices in our use.  Classic example being the Philip Hue Smart Lightbulbs are becoming a threat vector as discussed in the article :