This article is the first in a two-part series.

As smart home technology moves from the lab to the marketplace, many home automation devices are now exposed to the Internet through gateways and management systems. Are these systems ready for the ensuing cyber attacks that will undoubtedly ensue? And who is responsible for ensuring these devices are safe from attack?

The security challenge for the smart home, with its network of specialized, connected devices is different than the security challenges for enterprise networks and PC systems.

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