Kangaroo Privacy Report

Privacy Rating
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Kangaroo lost the majority of its points when it came to its privacy policy. The company logs a ton of unnecessary user information such as their geolocations, IP addresses, browser types, device type, operating system versions, etc. They share this information with third parties, as well. However, the company hasn’t had any history of security breaches and encrypts data in transit, at rest, and throughout the network.


In Transit Yes
At rest? Yes
All network communications and capabilities? Yes

Security Updates

Automatic, regular software/ firmware updates? No
Product available to use during updates? Yes


Mandatory password? Yes
Two-Factor authentication? No
Multi-Factor authentication? No

Vulnerability Management

Point of contact for reporting vulnerabilities? support@heykangaroo.com
Bug bounty program? No

Privacy Policy

Link https://info.heykangaroo.com/legal
Specific to device? No
Readable? Yes
What data they log Name, address, billing address, shipping address, email address, telephone number, geolocation and GPS coordinates, number of children and adults living in location where alarm will be installed, whether the location is a home, apartment, or business, name and telephone number for responsible parties that customer would like contacted in case of an emergency, alarm activity, IP address, browser type, computer or device type, unique device identifiers for mobile devices or tablets, operating ststem version, the directing website, time and date of using, accessing or otherwise interacting with our site, pages of the site that customer views and Internet Service Provider information.
What data they don’t log n/a
Can you delete your data? Yes
Third-party sharing policies Shares information with third-parties


Log camera device/ app footage No
Log microphone device/ app No
Location tracking device/ app Yes

Parental Controls

Are there parental controls? No

Company History

Any security breaches/ surveillance issues in past? No
Did they do anything to fix it? n/a

Additional Security Features

Anything like privacy shutters, privacy zones, etc.? n/a