Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#236 Hack disarms SimpliSafe’s home wireless security systems
More than a quarter million homes protected by SimpliSafe wireless security systems are vulnerable to hackers who can deactivate the alarm anytime, according to IOActive, a Seattle-based security consulting firm.

IOActive published a proof of concept report on Wednesday that outlines how it disarmed SimpliSafe’s wireless home security systems. The hack, according IOActive researcher Andrew Zonenberg, is able to eavesdrop on wireless transmission between SimpliSafe components and capture PIN e
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#236 Hack disarms SimpliSafe’s home wireless security systems
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