Listen: Insecurity Cameras: Ring Customers Get Hacked
"Wondering I'm David Brown. And this is business wars daily on this Tuesday January seventh people by security cameras for peace of mind but for some customers recent hacks of one popular security camera have made that choice anything but peaceful. You may have heard the news back in early. December that a hacker broke into the ring video security system of a Mississippi customer took over the cameras. two-way microphone and scared an eight year. Old Girl half to death. The camera in her bedroom headroom began talking to her with a hacker saying he was Santa Clause in urging her to destroy her room. Prompting her scream in terror. There have been three other similar incidents of hackers. Taking over ring microphones in other customers. Homes including one in which the hacker made racist Taunts About An Interracial Couples Child oiled that according to news reports by NBC. To in Florida Rings Response The company which is owned by Amazon published a blog post stating that its network has not been uncompromised rather reinstated customers. Were at fault for not deploying the two factor authentication ring recommends ring his also said the customers should never reuse passwords a common problem"