Internet of things will lead to 'malware on your personal life', warns AVG's CTO

Sooraj Shah
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Large enterprises' BYOD policies could have negative consequences, says Yuval Ben-Itzhak

The ‘Internet of Things' phenomenon based on consumers using a number of smart devices that are connected to the web, will result in a situation where people may feel like they have "malware on the...

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