It’s the year 2020…how’s your cybersecurity?


It's the year 2020...how's your cybersecurity?
If we’re super-wired in the future, will we also be super-vulnerable? Credit: keoni101/flickr, CC BY-SA

What if, in 2020, wearable devices did not care about how many steps you took, and instead were concerned with your real-time emotional state? With networked devices tracking hormone levels, heart rates, facial expressions, voice tone and more, the Internet could become a vast system of “emotion readers,” touching the most intimate aspects of human psychology. What if these technologies allowed people’s underlying mental, emotional and physical states to be tracked – and manipulated?

... read more at: http://phys.org/news/2016-04-year-2020how-cybersecurity.html

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