Already today, Europeans can remotely switch on the lights in their house, turn on their washing machine or open their door lock with their smartphone. With connected devices becoming a fact of life it is crucial that consumer can trust that they are protected against cyberattacks. Unfortunately, many of these products are manufactured without basic security features – as our member research has abundantly shown. This means consumers are increasingly at risk of cyberattacks. We need an EU law to ensure connected products on the market are cybersecure by design.