Wyze Cam Privacy Report

Privacy Rating
5.6
/10
Wyze Cam

Our boyfriend doesn’t know our weight so we’re certainly not comfortable sharing that information with our security cam company. Yet Wyze Cam collects that data and lots more and shares it with third parties. As a result, we can’t exactly give them high marks when it comes to privacy.

Encryption

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

Passwords

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

Vulnerability Management

Point of contact for reporting vulnerabilities? Fill out a report
Bug bounty program? No

Privacy Policy

Link https://wyze.com/privacy-statement
Specific to device? No
Readable? Yes
What data they log Account information like name, email address, password, payment information, birth year, height, weight, gender, device used, camera footage, persona detection, operating system, network information, location, IP address, cookies, information from third-parties.
What data they don’t log n/a
Can you delete your data? Yes
Third-party sharing policies Shares information with third parties

Surveillance

Log camera device/ app footage Yes
Log microphone device/ app Yes
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.? No