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Amazon-owned doorbell provider Ring hit by video privacy claims

Friday 11 January 2019 | 10:59 CET | News
Video doorbell maker Ring, acquired by Amazon for USD 1 billion in February 2018, has been hit by claims of a lax privacy policy, reports TechCruch, citing probes by websites The Intercept and The Information. The smart home security specialist allegedly neglected to inform users that their videos would be reviewed by humans and failed to protect the sensitive video footage collected with encryption.

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