Home Wi-Fi Networks are in Edge Territory
It is nearly impossible to manage a home network securely and many assumptions are made about what is secure. A web cam, a digital doorbell, any number of devices or things could create vulnerabilities that can exploit the home in edge territory. guardDog has been perfecting our technology with enterprise customers, and will soon be launching a version for home networks. You can sign up for updates on our progress here.
Home Cybercrime in the News
- August smart locks could be giving hackers your Wi-Fi credentials
- Louisville family shocked after stranger asks child his age through baby monitor
- Hacked Ring cameras used as baby monitors expose children’s privacy concerns
“The specific vulnerability gives a hacker a way to access your Wi-Fi network credentials, not the smart lock specifically. While no one could unlock your lock remotely through this vulnerability, they could access your Wi-Fi login information and wreak havoc on your home network.”
Molly Price, C|Net – from “August smart locks could be giving hackers your Wi-Fi credentials”