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Wyze DIY Surveillance Cameras Breached: Are Pro Devices More Secure?

DIY surveillance cameras (and other smart home devices) get hacked all the time. Today, Ring/Amazon is being sued for weak cybersecurity provisions, and just a few days ago Wyze notified customers that its cameras have been breached (notice below). All bad news, of course, but par for the course. A more interesting angle comes from […]

Julie Jacobson · December 31, 2019

Amazon Ring lawsuit

Amazon, Ring Sued Over Weak Camera Security

A lawsuit targeting both Amazon and Ring has been filed in the U.S. District Court of the Central District of California, alleging the companies of negligence related to security practices.

CE Pro Editors · December 31, 2019

Ring Security Camera Hack Discovered, Customers May Be at Risk

According to several recent news reports, a tool circulating on hacker forums may be able to compromise smart home cameras from Ring.

Steve Karantzoulidis · December 16, 2019

Ring Founder Jamie Siminoff Talks DIY vs. Pro Installs

Ring’s Jamie Siminoff discusses the concept of the video doorbell, outpacing the competition and more.

Scott Goldfine · December 11, 2019

Ring President Details New Installer Initiative

While integrators mostly know Ring as a DIY-oriented business, company execs reveal how the business is actively building its presence in the pro install channel.

Scott Goldfine · December 09, 2019

Mobile Video Surveillance Matures

Security experts share why mobile video surveillance solutions are in high demand by everyone from police officers to pet owners.

Steve Karantzoulidis · October 29, 2019

Leviton at CEDIA Expo: Smarter Wi-Fi Devices, Embedded Alexa Support

Forget the hub; at CEDIA Expo 2019 Leviton Manufacturing shows why it builds in intelligence and employs Wi-Fi to create powerful new Decora Smart receptacle, in-wall keypad, fan controller and dimmer products, the latter of which includes Amazon Alexa.

Arlen Schweiger · August 26, 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

Midyear Report: SnapAV, Control4, Sonos, Atmos, Tuya Among Top 10 Most-Read Stories on CEPro.com

Top 10 most-read stories for the first half of 2019 relate to SnapAV and Control4 merger, Atmos demos, Sonos prices, Tuya (who?), Crestron Pyng, Wi-Fi as a home-automation standard and other IoT and A/V themes.

Julie Jacobson · June 19, 2019

Dish Rolls Out New Direct-to-Consumer Smart Home Service

Dish’s OnTech Smart Services poised to compete with Geek Squad, Amazon Smart Home Services.

Lisa Montgomery · June 17, 2019