How Do You Protect Smart Devices From Hackers?

smart home security cameraHackers might be able to turn off your security camera, access your personal information or spy on you and your family.

Get Smart About Home Security

  • Change the default password on all your devices
  • Research smart devices before purchasing
  • Use a strong password on your home network router
  • Monitor who has access to your devices
  • Install new security patches frequently
  • Unplug devices when not in use

Examples of Smart Devices

  • Security cameras, security systems, wireless doorbells
  • Door locks
  • Baby monitors
  • Thermostats
  • Light bulbs
  • Personal assistants (Amazon Alexa, Google Home, etc.)
  • Televisions
  • Garage door openers
  • Sprinkler systems
  • Kitchen appliances