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Half-baked security: Hackers can hijack your smart Aga oven 'with a text message'

John Brown (no body) Silver badge

Re: OK, daft question

"*if I was a hacker I would find this a bit of a dull 'hack' to carry out - great, I can switch someone's Aga on or off."

I wonder how many there are installed in the UK? It seems from the article that collecting a list of the phone numbers for all them isn't al that difficult. Are there enough to cause issues if every iTOTAL Aga in the UK all turned on at once during peak demand? Like a really cold winters day in December when pretty much the entire country also happens to be becalmed, nary a windmill stirring.

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