IoT devices (routers, cameras, NAS boxes, and smart home components) multiply every year. Statista portal predicts their number will exceed 29 billion by 2030. As connected device numbers increase, so does the need for protection against various threats.
The first-ever large-scale malware attacks on IoT devices were recorded back in 2008, and their number has only been growing ever since. Kaspersky researchers conducted an analysis of the IoT threat landscape for 2023, as well as the products and services offered on the dark web related to hacking connected devices. This report contains the key findings of their research.