We always say that ‘home is where the heart is’, but because most of what we value is at home that is also where we have some of the highest risk for loss. The problem is that as humans we are drawn to the most sensational risks vs the most dangerous ones and it is easy to see the community aspects of social media without realizing the underlying risk. We must protect everything in our home -from our kids to our checking accounts, little Sally’s iPad camera to the smart thermostat. Informed and safe usage of our home networks must become requirements for using those connected devices, and there are a lot of things that we should be doing to teach and protect those that we care for.
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