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Voice-Operated Devices, Enterprise Security & the 'Big Truck' Attack
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3/16/2018 | 10:54:15 AM
IMPORTANT ARTICLE! Always-on voice recognition is a technology ahead of its safety
Anyone who doesn't treat Alexa or other voice-activated technology as the listening, and possibly spying, devices that they are is crazy.  These devices have nowhere near the precautions they need to keep their users safe.  It's not impossible to consider ways in which they could be made safe, but as the article makes clear, the technology to enforce those approaches is not deployed and probably not mature.

If I found one of them anywhere near an executive office, I would read them the riot act.


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