So essentially, an IT guy in the UK became suspicious of activity his router logged on his network at home.
Specifically, he noticed data being transmitted by his TV back to LG about his viewing and playing habits after he noticed specific ads being sent to him through the interface.
This makes SMART Tv’s now a fully vulnerable internet device capable of virus replication, hacking and data theft if so desired.
There are ways to block outgoing traffic on a good router, so it is something to think about. Click the link below for more: