Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Saturday February 14, 2015

Personal Weather Stations Can Expose Your Wi-Fi Network

If you own a personal weather station, you should check your network settings. It was reported that personal weather systems send out station data and along with it, sends out your SSID and even your password over unencrypted connections. Say hello to all of your neighbors for me. big grin

This issue adds to a growing list of basic security lapses discovered in smart home devices and other Internet-connected appliances that have invaded the consumer electronics market in the last few years.