Techdirt: Carnegie Mellon Researchers Design ‘Nutrition Label’ For The Internet Of Broken Things

Techdirt: Carnegie Mellon Researchers Design ‘Nutrition Label’ For The Internet Of Broken Things. “Researchers say the labels will provide 47 different pieces of information about a device’s security and privacy practices, including the type of user and activity data the device collects, with whom the data is shared, how long the device retains data, and how frequently this data is shared. The goal is to take something incredibly confusing to the average user and simplify it in a way that’s more easily understandable.”