“Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.” Archimedes died in 212 BC. There’s no way he could have predicted the Internet of Things. But he did.
Three unknown twenty-somethings said give us vulnerable home routers and DVR’s and we’ll take down the internet.
They nearly did with the Mirai botnet, and the trouble is just starting.
Source: For national security, the ‘Internet of Things’ is the ‘Internet of Trouble’ | TheHill