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New Phillips Hue Smart Light Hack Uses Old Chain Reaction Vulnerability

New Phillips Hue Smart Light Hack Uses Old Chain Reaction Vulnerability

The Internet of Things is full of insecure and somewhat dubious gadgets, but Philips Hue has generally had a decent reputation—a big reason why it’s one of the more popular brands in the space. However, researchers from Check Point Software have found that an already-known vulnerability with Hue lightbulbs could…

The Philips Hue Sync Box Turned My Living Room Into A Whirlwind Of Colour

The Philips Hue Sync Box Turned My Living Room Into A Whirlwind Of Colour

I’ll admit it, there’s something about RGB lighting that just makes everything better, whether its glowing gaming peripherals that pulse with the action, or just thoughtfully placed smart lights to enhance the mood. However, up until recently, the only way to get Philips Hue’s Sync system to work in your…