Amazon fixes Ring Video Doorbell wi-fi security vulnerability

Amazon fixes Ring Video Doorbell wi-fi security vulnerability

Amazon has said it has fixed a security vulnerability in its Ring Video Doorbell Pro devices that could have allowed attackers to exploit the internet-connected doorbell to intercept the owner’s wi-fi credentials. The vulnerability was disclosed by cybersecurity company Bitdefender, which has since noted that all Ring Doorbell Pro cameras have received a security patch to mitigate the issue.

KCooper
KCooper
porcus
porcus 3 months

HaHa! This stuff is such a bad idea..

L C
L C 3 months

not everything has to be 'smart,' everything in your home with an embedded computer and a broadcast signal is a potential access point

(Un)Fortunate Son
(Un)Fortunate Son 3 months

A simple lock would’ve sufficed... hell it would’ve been cheaper to brick up any windows next to the door.

Sir_Kutz
Sir_Kutz 3 months

Again, duh! Will people ever learn the possibilities and limitations of technology?

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