The Early Adopter Paradox

The IoT revolution is actually the second of most our lifetimes, according to Mikko Hypponen, F-Secure’s Chief Research Officer. “The first one has already happened — the Internet revolution,” he wrote. “Every computer is already online.”

“Next, we will see everything else go online. That’s the second revolution, the IoT revolution. It’s already begun. Eventually, if it uses electricity, it will go online. Everything will be ‘smart.’ And you know what that means… If something is ‘smart,’ it’s vulnerable.”
And law enforcement agrees. Find out what are the most popular IoT devices and what we mean by the “Early Adopter Paradox”.

This report explores the main findings of a consumer survey and explains a phenomenon called the “Early Adopter Paradox”.




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