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Smart Doorbells Other than Amazon Ring Cameras Have Serious Privacy and Security Risks

By B.N. Frank Apparently it’s not just Amazon Ring cameras that are vulnerable to hackers (see 1, 2). From Threatpost: Matt Lewis, with NCC Group, talks to Threatpost about a slew of security and privacy issues found in smart doorbells that are being sold on Amazon and eBay. Researchers have found serious security and privacy…

Mississippi Cops Can Now Use Your Ring Doorbell Camera To Live Stream Your Neighborhood

Today in “those who surrender their liberty for security” news… The Jackson, Mississippi police department is piloting a 45 day program that allows them to live stream private security cameras, including Amazon Ring cameras, at the residences of its citizens.  It’s no surprise that Amazon’s Ring cameras were the only brand named for the pilot program, as…

Hacker Uses Amazon Ring Doorbell to Report Murder and Other Shenanigans That Didn’t Happen

By B.N. Frank Last week Amazon recalled hundreds of thousands of Ring cameras due to fire risk. However, the devices’ vulnerability to creepy hackers and dangerous pranksters are nothing new. From Vice.com Amazon Ring Doorbell Hacked in Florida Swatting Incident The troubles for Ring continue—this time involving an affair, a double homicide, and explosives…sort of….

Amazon Ring and Police Are Building a Neighborhood Surveillance Network

By The Conscious Resistance Derrick Broze breaks down a new report regarding the nefarious relationship between local police departments and Amazon Ring doorbell camera system. Stop contributing to your own enslavement!  Watch on Minds / Flote / Hive / Bitchute / Odysee Derrick is the founder of TCRN. The Conscious Resistance Network is an…

Amazon Recalls Ring Video Doorbells Because They Are Catching Fire, Burning Customers and Causing Damage

By B.N. Frank Complaints about Ring doorbells include security vulnerabilities which led to families being spied on and taunted by hackers and now fires. From CBS News: Ring recalls 350,000 video doorbells because they can catch fire Amazon-owned Ring is recalling 350,000 video doorbells sold in the U.S. and Canada because they can catch fire….

Police Will Pilot a Program to Live Stream Amazon Ring Cameras

By Matthew Guariglia This is not a drill. Red alert: The police surveillance center in Jackson, Mississippi, will be conducting a 45-day pilot program to live stream the Amazon Ring cameras of participating residents. Since Ring first made a splash in the private security camera market, we’ve been warning of its potential to undermine the civil…

9 Arrested in Connection With Child Sex Trafficking Ring in Ohio

  Nine people are facing serious charges for their alleged involvement in a sex trafficking ring involving children in Ohio. A Scioto County man and several of his family members and associates were indicted by a federal grand jury after allegedly exchanging drugs for access to the children of drug-addicted mothers. Larry Porter, 69, of…