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Don’t Let These Security Concerns Surprise You as 2019 Winds Down

Changes in consumer demand, 3G sunsets, and the advent of 5G have been talked about throughout 2019, yet integrators should pay even closer attention to these issues as 2020 approaches.

CE Pro Editors · October 15, 2019

Study: Consumers Worry About Cybersecurity, Deem Smart Home Products Too Expensive

Data from Kwikset suggests that while potential smart home tech consumers are spoiled for choice, they have several nagging concerns about the category.

Steve Karantzoulidis · September 16, 2019

Ring Joins Z-Wave Alliance, Looks to Advance Cybersecurity

Ring now has a seat on the Z-Wave Alliance’s board of directors and will look to improve cybersecurity, interoperability, and innovation within the security ecosystem.

CE Pro Editors · August 23, 2019

Be Sure to Limit Your Cyber Liabilities by Doing This

It won’t be long until customers will only do business with integrators who install products that follow modern cybersecurity practices like secure encryption.

CE Pro Editors · August 12, 2019

Latest on UL Cybersecurity Standards for IoT Devices

UL Technology & Security director Andrew Jamieson says the world doesn’t need another IT security standard but does need cybersecurity oversight of IoT devices. He provides an update on UL’s Cybersecurity Assurance Program (CAP).

Rodney Bosch · April 19, 2019

Shelley’s Stereo Upgrades Showroom Network, Improves Cybersecurity

Access Networks conducted an information security analysis on Shelley’s Stereo’s corporate office and helped set up additional procedures to keep the business’s network running securely.

CE Pro Editors · March 18, 2019

ADT Set to Lead New Consumer Privacy Initiative

The new initiative will seek to make sure security and home automation industry leaders take an active role in protecting consumer privacy.

CE Pro Editors · January 28, 2019

Top 2018 Home Tech Mergers & Acquisitions: IoT, Security, Smart Home, A/V, CE

2018 was big for mergers, acquisitions, IPOs, spinoffs, and other transactions in home electronics, including IoT, smart home, lighting, security, audio/video, wellness and the installer channel.

Julie Jacobson · December 31, 2018

ConnectWise Acquires Sienna Group, Adds Data Security to Productivity Suite

ConnectWise, a leading provider of productivity software for home-technology integrators and other service providers, will now offer cybersecurity services with the acquisition of Sienna Group.

CE Pro Editors · December 05, 2018

Mozilla’s Naughty-or-Nice List Rates Connected Devices on Privacy and Data Security

Mozilla publishes second annual *Privacy Not Included list of connected smart-home and entertainment devices, and how they rank on privacy and cybersecurity. Enter the Creep-o-Meter.

Julie Jacobson · November 16, 2018