Nest would have allowed hackers to locate and pinpoint your home

Sarthak Grover also stated that:

“Most devices leaked at least some kind of private information, meaning that anyone who can sniff traffic travelling over the internet may be able to find out what you’re currently doing inside your home”.

With the rise of IOT, a lot of information will be collected and communicated, it is important that all this information is secured and only viewable to the persons which should have access to it.