With the advent of Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6), a new paradigm has emerged. This new paradigm is the Internet of Things which allows not just computer resources or communication devices but also all kinds of devices to get connected to the network. Internet of Things is projected to be the big network in the coming few years. Lot of technology advancement work is going on, to make Internet of Things far more robust.
However, the Internet of Things itself brings across various complicated legal, policy and regulatory issues and challenges. On the other hand ‘Internet of things’ is now soft target for hackers. Despite the fact that these are still early days in the history of the Internet of Things, the legal policy issues thrown up by the Internet of Things have assume serious significance.