Some things just shouldn't be connected to the Internet. With Shodan, a search engine that finds connected devices, it's easy to locate dangerous things that anyone can access without so much as a username or password.
"When people don't see stuff on Google, they think no one can find it. That's not true."
The Shodan search engine allows anyone to search for anything connected to the Internet and if security settings are not turned on, take control of the device.
America's power, water, and nuclear systems are increasingly being targeted by cybercriminals seeking to gain access to some of the nation's most critical infrastructure.