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Consumer Reports to grade tech products on security, privacy
« Reply #1 on: March 06, 2017, 10:07:41 PM »
Consumer Reports to grade tech products on security, privacy
6 March 2017, 9:06 pm



Consumer Reports, a major source for gadget and appliance reviews in the U.S., plans to start rating products on data security and privacy.

On Monday, the non-profit publication unveiled a set of new testing standards it hopes will push the tech industry to create safer products.

"The goal is to help consumers understand which digital products do the most to protect their privacy and security, and give them the most control over their personal data," the publication said.

Already, cybersecurity  experts are constantly finding new tech products, whether they be cars or smart teddy bears, that are often poorly secured and easy to hack.  

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