IoT attacks and their consequences

22 January 2016

Infographic

This infographic shows the different ways IoT devices get hacked.

IoT attacks and their consequences (Desktop)

The deployment of IoT devices in the workplace has changed the way businesses operate. IoT devices can make business more efficient and keep employees better-connected. But if IoT devices are not secured, hackers can infiltrate and a serious data breach can occur. This infographic from HP shows a variety of IoT attacks and their consequences.

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IoT attacks and their consequences 2
IoT attacks and their consequences 3
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IoT attacks and their consequences 5

Footnotes

1 hhttp://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2015-08/10/carphone-warehouse-hack-data-breach
2 http://www.heritage.org/research/reports/2014/10/cyber-attacks-on-us-companies-in-2014
3 http://www.computerworld.com/article/2511078/cybercrime-hacking/vending-machine-company-announces-major-data-breach.html
4 http://krebsonsecurity.com/2014/09/home-depot-56m-cards-impacted-malware-contained/
5 http://www.nytimes.com/2014/08/06/business/target-puts-data-breach-costs-at-148-million.html?_r=0
6 Ponemon Institute. "Insecurity of Network Connected Printers." September 2015.
7 Ponemon Institute. "2015 Global Cost of Cyber Crime Study." October 2015.