Ring Video Doorbell Pro Privacy Report
Ring has a history of hacking, security breaches, and surveillance. Not only does Ring log the Video Doorbell Pro’s camera and microphone data, but it also shares this information with third parties. Although the company encrypts and protects this information with passwords and two or multi-factor authentication, they still surveil users, even if users enable the privacy zones.
|All network communications and capabilities?
|Automatic, regular software/ firmware updates?
|Product available to use during updates?
|Point of contact for reporting vulnerabilities?
|Contact through platform
|Bug bounty program?
|Specific to device?
|What data they log
|Contact information like name, phone number, email and postal address, account information, payment information, geolocation of mobile device, Wi-Fi network information, social media handles, cookies, IP address, types of devices connected to services, web browser, language preferences, dates and times of website or app visits.
|What data they don’t log
|Can you delete your data?
|Third-party sharing policies
|Shares information with third parties.
|Log camera device/ app footage
|Log microphone device/ app
|Location tracking device/ app
|Are there parental controls?
|Any security breaches/ surveillance issues in past?
|Did they do anything to fix it?
Additional Security Features
|Anything like privacy shutters, privacy zones, etc.?
|Can set up privacy zones