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Bzzzzzzt! How safe is that keenly priced digital doorbell?

byPaul DucklinIt’s the fourth Thursday in November, so it’s not just a day for saying “Happy Thanksgiving” to our US readers……but also a day for thinking about the cool new gadgets you have in mind for your Black Friday shopping spree tomorrow.(Is it just us, or has Cyber Monday disappeared as a concept now that “Bl
Publish At:2020-11-26 15:13 | Read:581 | Comments:0 | Tags:IoT Privacy data leakage doorbell iot vulnerability

Ring makes 2FA mandatory to keep hackers out of your doorbell account

byLisa VaasLeery of losing microseconds of your life by using two-factor authentication (2FA) to keep your stuff safe from hackers?Alas for you, but hurray for security. Bit by bit, the Internet of Things (IoT) is getting a wee bit more secure: last week, Google announced that it would soon begin forcing users of its Nest gadgets to use 2FA, and this week, s
Publish At:2020-02-20 07:51 | Read:1680 | Comments:0 | Tags:2-factor Authentication Amazon IoT Security threats 2FA cred