* Posts by REMOTIZER

1 post • joined 14 Aug 2017

Firmware update blunder bricks hundreds of home 'smart' locks

REMOTIZER

Re: Well, by Inrenet company standards of service

All smart locks are supposed to be about convenience, not security as burglars always search out the weakest point of entry. However, once the front door's deadbolt of any residence is placed on the WWW, it instantly becomes a hacker magnet waiting to happen. Just google "DEF CON 2016" and read just how easy these hackers hacked smart locks and smart homes.

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