Amazon’s Ring quietly fixed security flaw that put users’ camera recordings at risk of exposure

2017-08-24_00h03_35 IT総合
Amazon-owned Ring quietly fixed a “high-severity” security vulnerability in May that could have allowed malicious actors to access camera recordings from Ring video doorbells and extract users’ personal data.
Researchers at Atlanta-based application security company Checkmarx discovered the flaw when analyzing Ring’s app for Android. This app allows users to monitor footage recorded on video doorbells and security cameras, and has been downloaded more than 10 million times.
The researchers found that the app had several bugs, which when chained together could have allowed attackers