New EU and German Digital Contract Law Forces Manufacturers to Provide Updates to  Android IoT Devices to Avoid Warranty Violation
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New EU and German Digital Contract Law Forces Manufacturers to Provide Updates to Android IoT Devices to Avoid Warranty Violation

New digital contract legislation in the EU and Germany has manufacturers scrambling to address a prevalent weakness in the world of Android IoT devices—the lack of regular software updates to consumers. A lack of regular OTA (“Over The Air”) updates can leave critical security holes open. And, as shown in this proof-of-concept “hack” of a…