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While most people protect their desktop computers and laptops against hackers and other forms of cybercrime, we may not be as safe as we think. A recent study conducted at a Boston cybersecurity firm suggests hackers and other white collar criminals can gain access to our computers via our smart devices. The researchers want everyone to be aware that this vulnerability does exist.

The Connection to Cybercrime

While there aren’t any reports of cybercriminals taking advantage of these vulnerabilities, tech experts warn that the potential is present. A particularly ingenuous cybercriminal can use the interconnectivity between smart devices and computers…

Dave Kelly

Dave Kelly is a tech solutions expert with Information Builders and retired police captain. He is passionate about writing, reading, and personal finance.

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