Every one of us is perpetually on our guard to protect our identity. With the continued emergence and pervasiveness of the Internet of Things, do we now have to be wary of our IoT connected devices becoming exposed to identity theft? Make no mistake about it, identity protection is an emerging area of concern for the The Internet of Things. But there are steps being taken by start-ups in the Blockchain space to provide help.
The popularity of technologies like the self-driving car and Amazon Echo are rising; it’s not hard to imagine a world where your coffee maker knows when to summon your morning Uber to work, and it arrives with groceries and laundry detergent, ordered directly by your refrigerator and washing machine, as they have recognized that they were low on supplies.