Reply to post: Re: Bleedin obvious advice

Internet of Things botnets: You ain’t seen nothing yet

Roland6 Silver badge

Re: Bleedin obvious advice

The ever increasing problem is that the 'smart' meters that are being forced on people by the government don't have that security and are ripe for the script kiddies to take over.

Doubt Joe Public will notice or mind if the script kiddies get the meter to report lower levels of energy consumption...

POST COMMENT House rules

Not a member of The Register? Create a new account here.

  • Enter your comment

  • Add an icon

Anonymous cowards cannot choose their icon

Biting the hand that feeds IT © 1998–2019