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Ring To Make Two-Factor Authentication Mandatory

Ring To Make Two-Factor Authentication Mandatory

Ring 2017 March ShootRing has recently come under fire when some of its practices, which involved , were discovered. The company later came forward where they stated that in a future update, they plan
Ring belatedly makes 2FA mandatory

Ring belatedly makes 2FA mandatory

Couldn't the company, like, maybe have done this a tad bit sooner? Ring, the Amazon-owned manufacturer of home surveillance cameras, announced that it's implementing a long-overdue step meant to keep
Ring cameras are more secure now, but your neighbors still snoop with them

Ring cameras are more secure now, but your neighbors still snoop with them

Account security for Ring is much improved, but privacy concerns still abound.
How to Prevent Ring from Sharing Your Data with Marketing Companies

How to Prevent Ring from Sharing Your Data with Marketing Companies

Ring home security devices are supposed to help keep your family and home safe, but it turns out the company uses its products to sell your personal data to third-party advertisers and marketers. The

Ring adds a vital security feature. Here’s how to beef up your doorbell camera’s security

The video doorbell company, after a series of frightening hacks, will require two-factor authentication for all accounts.

Ring adds a vital security feature. Here’s how to beef up your doorbell camera’s security

The video doorbell company, after a series of frightening hacks, will require two-factor authentication for all accounts.

‘Frontline’ documentary tackles Jeff Bezos and the ‘Amazon Empire’

Amazon is the subject of the latest Frontline documentary, which airs on PBS today at 9PM ET and is probably worth checking out if you have any interest in the tech giant. From the same team that was
Ring just rolled out a big new security feature – here’s what to do

Ring just rolled out a big new security feature – here’s what to do

Ring has found itself at the center of some controversy lately, and today, it’s rolling out some new security features in response. There are two areas of focus with today’s updates, as they bolster
Ring just rolled out a big new security feature – here’s what to do

Ring just rolled out a big new security feature – here’s what to do

Ring has found itself at the center of some controversy lately, and today, it’s rolling out some new security features in response. There are two areas of focus with today’s updates, as they bolster
Ring will require two-factor authentication for all logins starting today

Ring will require two-factor authentication for all logins starting today

It will also "pause" the use of third-party analytics Ring has dealt with its fair share of privacy snafus (and then some), but its latest move might allay some of your fears. The Amazon-owned smart
Ring Finally Rolls Out Mandatory Two-Factor Authentication After Privacy Scandals

Ring Finally Rolls Out Mandatory Two-Factor Authentication After Privacy Scandals

Following scandals involving hijacked camera feeds the company blamed on its users and data, Amazon-owned Ring is making two-factor authentication mandatory on its devices. As of this week, users will
Ring finally makes two-factor authentication mandatory after series of hacks

Ring finally makes two-factor authentication mandatory after series of hacks

Ring has faced a torrent of criticism in recent months. The post Ring finally makes two-factor authentication mandatory after series of hacks appeared first on The Daily Dot.

Ring now requires two-factor sign-ins for its home security devices

Ring is continuing its bid to improve privacy and security after facing criticism. As of today, the Amazon brand will start requiring two-factor authentication for all users when they sign into their
Every smart home security camera should have a shutter. Here’s why.

Every smart home security camera should have a shutter. Here’s why.

How much does a shutter add to the price? Simplisafe says the components cost about a dollar.
Ring does not fight crime, say cops in 8 states whose PDs partnered with Amazon-owned home surveillance

Ring does not fight crime, say cops in 8 states whose PDs partnered with Amazon-owned home surveillance

There is very little evidence that Ring reduces crime. Hundreds of police departments have signed agreements with Amazon-owned Ring to obtain access to the home surveillance camera footage. Interviews

Ring footage might not be very useful for catching criminals

Ring has said that camera footage sent to police can help reduce burglaries and catch criminals, but how effective is it, really? It might not be as helpful as you might think. NBC News has conducted

Ring App Will Soon Let Users Opt Out Of Data Sharing

Last month, it was discovered that Ring’s app had been collecting and . Clearly this did not sit well with customers because ironically enough, for a company that sells products meant to better

Ring says its app will allow more control over data shared with Google, Facebook

A couple of weeks ago, the Electronic Frontier Foundation published the results of its investigation into data the Ring app is sharing with third parties. While the Amazon-owned company has faced
Ring’s Neighborly Moments feature lets users spotlight good deeds

Ring’s Neighborly Moments feature lets users spotlight good deeds

Ring will soon allow users to spotlight good deeds from within the Ring Neighbors app for its various security cameras and other devices.
Ring home security systems are on sale, but maybe don't buy one

Ring home security systems are on sale, but maybe don't buy one

TL;DR: Ring security systems are on sale and come with a free Echo Dot, saving you up to $159. (But read on!) Ring home security systems are offering some pretty decent price cuts right now and they