Are your smart home devices secure?

Smart TVs, smart cameras, speakers, watches, toys, phones, tablets and other internet-connected devices add convenience to our lives. Many of these popular “Internet of Things” (IoT) devices require that we share personal or financial information over the internet.

Unfortunately, the security of the devices themselves and the information you provide is not guaranteed. For example, your personal information that vendors store in databases may be vulnerable to cyberattacks or unintentionally exposed to the internet.

What can you do to help protect your personal information and keep your conversations private?