Re: IoT devices leaking passwords et-al.
"Why the fuck does a kettle need a connection to the internet. Or your fridge, vacuum, washing machine, Why? WHY??"
I hate to be "that guy" but these things don't have a connection to the internet. The app only works on-network.
Now, more interesting will be when these types of device become proper commodities and it is worth the exposure for mass-market manufacturers to start including software capable of dialing home.