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Looking forward: 2017's top threat prediction

As we look back on the past year's challenges, we also look ahead to which cybersecurity challenges will hold prominence in 2017. The Center for Internet Security (CIS) posted a Twitter poll asking respondents to choose which of the four listed threat areas would be the biggest cyber threat in 2017. The Internet of Things (IoT) took the top spot as biggest threat by a large margin. Here are some quick primers on why these are threats to everyday users, and how you can work to protect yourself out there in the connected world.

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