Kwikset Halo Touch WiFi Smart Lock

Kwikset Halo Touch WiFi Smart Lock

Kwikset
Wi-Fi

Passé en revue le : 8 novembre 2021

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Mozilla a effectué 6 heures de recherches
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Vote du public : Très flippant

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.

Que pourrait-il se passer en cas de problème ?

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!

Conseils pour vous protéger

  • 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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Ce produit peut-il m’espionner ? informations

Caméra

Appareil : Non

Application : Oui

Microphone

Appareil : Non

Application : Oui

Piste la géolocalisation

Appareil : Non

Application : Oui

Que peut-on utiliser pour s’inscrire ?

Quelles données l’entreprise collecte-t-elle ?

Comment l’entreprise utilise-t-elle les données ?

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.

Comment pouvez-vous contrôler vos données ?

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.

Quel est l’historique de l’entreprise en matière de protection des données des utilisateurs et utilisatrices ?

Moyen

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

Ce produit peut-il être utilisé hors connexion ?

Oui

Informations relatives à la vie privée accessibles et compréhensibles ?

Non

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

Liens vers les informations concernant la vie privée

Ce produit respecte-t-il nos critères élémentaires de sécurité ? informations

Oui

Chiffrement

Oui

Mot de passe robuste

Ne s’applique pas

Mises à jour de sécurité

Oui

Gestion des vulnérabilités

Oui

Politique de confidentialité

Oui

Le produit utilise-t-il une IA ? informations

Oui

Cette IA est-elle non digne de confiance ?

Impossible à déterminer

Quel genre de décisions l’IA prend-elle à votre sujet ou pour vous ?

Voice control via Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant.

L’entreprise est-elle transparente sur le fonctionnement de l’IA ?

Oui

Les fonctionnalités de l’IA peuvent-elles être contrôlées par l’utilisateur ou l’utilisatrice ?

Oui


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