Kwikset Halo Touch WiFi Smart Lock

Kwikset Halo Touch WiFi Smart Lock

Kwikset
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Überprüft am: 8. November 2021

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Abstimmungsergebnis: Ziemlich unheimlich

This smart lock comes with a touchscreen touchpad, works over WiFi to let you remotely lock and unlock your door, manage access codes to let that housecleaner in when you’re not home, and lets you see when your door was locked and unlocked in the app. It also doesn’t have a privacy policy, so buyer beware.

Was könnte passieren, wenn etwas schiefgeht?

Oh Kwikset, you don’t inspire confidence that you care about the privacy of your users. When we set out to find the privacy policy for this smart lock, we ended up in a frustrating scavenger hunt. The privacy policy on the Kwikset website clearly states it only covers “websites, social media pages, and emails.” Ok, let’s see what link the listing on the Google App store links to? It links to a Terms of Service doc that mentions a privacy policy and notice that takes you to the website www.goconcourse.com. Cool. Then you click on the privacy link on that webpage and it takes you back to the original Terms of Service doc. Super frustrating. Turns out, you have to dig deep into page 40 of their clunky Terms of Service document to find where they have a privacy policy that says it covers their products. Uhg! This is not how it should be done. A huge user-friendly privacy policy FAIL on Kwikset’s part.

When we were able to finally read their well hidden privacy policy, we learned they seem to do OK with how they collect and share their users’ personal information. They seem to not sell your personal information. And they say they don’t share your information with third-parties unless it is anonymized or aggregated. This is good, although it’s a good time to remind you that it’s been found to be pretty easy to de-anonymize some types of data and track down an individual’s patterns, especially with location data.

What’s the worst that could happen with Kwikset’s smart locks? Well, we fear you might try to find their privacy policy, go on an hours long search around the internet, end up extremely frustrated and decide to buy another smart lock. That’s what we would probably do. Do better Kwikset!

Tipps zu Ihrem Schutz

  • Check out tips to ensure your smart lock safety
  • Maintain a strong door
  • Choose a secure access code
  • Set up two-factor authentication
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Kann es mich ausspionieren? Information

Kamera

Gerät: Nein

App: Ja

Mikrofon

Gerät: Nein

App: Ja

Verfolgt den Standort

Gerät: Nein

App: Ja

Was kann zur Registrierung verwendet werden?

Welche Daten sammelt das Unternehmen?

Wie nutzt das Unternehmen die Daten?

Personal information is not sold. It is Kwikset policy not to share your data or information with third-parties. Anonymized or aggregated data may be shared with third-parties.

Wie können Sie Ihre Daten kontrollieren?

You have the right to withdraw the consent and/or request the removal of personal data. You can also request at any moment the access, rectify, cancel or oppose with respect to the personal data and information stored in our database. Kwikset and Weiser generally store your personal information on their servers until you delete or edit it, or for as long as you remain a Kwikset/Weiser customer.

Wie ist das Unternehmen in der Vergangenheit mit den Daten über seine Verbraucher umgegangen?

Durchschnittlich

Evidence of Kwikset locks' vulnerability to hacks was in the news in 2016. Since then the company made an effort to improve its security.

Kann dieses Produkt offline genutzt werden?

Ja

Benutzerfreundliche Informationen zum Datenschutz?

Nein

Privacy policy is hidden in the Terms and Conditions document, page 40.

Links zu Datenschutzinformationen

Erfüllt dieses Produkt unsere Mindestsicherheitsstandards? Information

Ja

Verschlüsselung

Ja

Sicheres Passwort

Nicht verfügbar

Sicherheits-Updates

Ja

Umgang mit Schwachstellen

Ja

Datenschutzrichtlinie

Ja

Verwendet das Produkt KI? Information

Ja

Ist diese KI nicht vertrauenswürdig?

Nicht zu bestimmen

Welche Entscheidungen trifft die KI über Sie oder für Sie?

Voice control via Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant.

Gibt das Unternehmen transparent an, wie die KI funktioniert?

Ja

Hat der Benutzer die Kontrolle über die KI-Funktionen?

Ja


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