Smart locks may not be as smart as you hope

0

When it comes to smart lock security, users often worry that a hacker could bypass a device’s built-in security to gain access to their home. However, Bitdefender has discovered a new vulnerability in the August Smart Lock Pro + Connect which could give a hacker full access to a user’s entire Wi-Fi network.

PCMag has partnered with Bitdefender’s IoT security team to gain insights into the security flaws that affect smart home devices and the news outlet has released a new report on the matter while the security firm has published a white paper titled “Cracking the August SmartLock: WiFi Password Eavesdropping Made Easy”.

For the latest tech news and updates, Install TechCodex App, and follow us on Google News,  Facebook, and Twitter. Also, if you like our efforts, consider sharing this story with your friends, this will encourage us to bring more exciting updates for you.

Source

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. AcceptRead More