The future of cyber security | FT

Around the world, cyber crime is on the rise. By 2050, smart cities and homes will be the norm. Your fridge will tell a drone to pick up fresh milk when you run out and lampposts will change the intensity of streetlights when your smartphone is nearby. In this hyper-connected world, the threat cyber-criminals pose will only grow. Read more at https://on.ft.com/38pocTW

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13 Comments

  1. Louise O'byrne on February 10, 2020 at 10:57 pm

    I do not think we will be around in 2050 due to global warming

  2. mzamroni on February 10, 2020 at 10:57 pm

    always install security patches at first chance

  3. Hannah Hammond on February 10, 2020 at 11:00 pm

    How to stay anonymous?
    Welcome Utopia, my friend

  4. Joel Hukubun on February 10, 2020 at 11:03 pm

    Privacy security is more important than use privacy as for security.

  5. Felix Johns on February 10, 2020 at 11:04 pm

    Freedom begins with Utopia.

  6. ᎡႮՏՏᏆᎪ`Տ ᗞᗴᖴᗴᑎᗞᗴᖇ on February 10, 2020 at 11:08 pm

    Meanwhile most hackers would arise from China, Iran, North Korea and usa…

  7. Patrick Longman on February 10, 2020 at 11:09 pm

    To protect my data I use Utopia

  8. Andrew C on February 10, 2020 at 11:09 pm

    I think this video is chronically misinformed. It is very easy to make these devices secure if you are not stupid and employ stupid people who can’t think logically. You just have to think the system through properly. For example, you be careful that you do not trust other people’s code. You take the time to read through it and check it.

    Unfortunately in our computer industry we have ignorant managers who manage on hype, not logic. They weigh up security based on how much promotion the product has and do not have any clear ideas of their own. You can tell all of this by reading the job ads. Any risk is your own fault. One thing to avoid is do not overcomplicate the system. Don’t use the proverbial sledgehammer to crack a nut. My IOT does not even use an operating system, because it does not need to. That means the operating system can’t screw it up because it is not there!

  9. Sbong'musawenkosi Malinga on February 10, 2020 at 11:12 pm

    Feels like something from Watch Dogs

  10. Yuppies Learn on February 10, 2020 at 11:20 pm

    We tried to show what cyber security is and the four main threats could be confronted in digital life. You can watch the video by clicking here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yY8NX2dXOls

  11. tl on February 10, 2020 at 11:30 pm

    reminds me of a cybersecurity inspired board game I just saw on Kickstarter. Think this is something important kids should learn as they are growing up in a digital world.

  12. Obfuscato on February 10, 2020 at 11:32 pm

    Most of authentication will move to Bitcoin in future which is practically unhackable

  13. Julia Clark on February 10, 2020 at 11:39 pm

    Protip: watch on 2X speed TL;DW – hackers are still ganna be hackin’

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