300,000 SimpliSafe customers are unsafe according to a recent security advisory presented by IOActive’s senior security consultant Dr. Andrew Zonenberg. SimpliSafe systems can be hacked and PINs retrieved allowing thieves to disarm the system and enter without tripping an alarm. Customers have little recourse right now; the vulnerability cannot be fixed by OTA update so they will have to wait for SimpliSafe to provide updated replacement base stations and keypads. Learn more about this disturbing announcement and what you can do to protect your home if you’re a SimpliSafe customer.
Don’t take for granted the monitored home security system that protects you from burglars, alerts you to rising and falling temperatures, and lets you lock your house remotely. And after you give thanks for your alarm system, don’t forget to arm it when you’re holiday shopping or visiting relatives. Read these reasons to be grateful for your home alarm.
The Simon XT tabletop brings the same power and features of the renowned Simon XT to a more convenient desktop form. Capable of controlling up to 40 zones of burglary and fire protection, the Simon XT is an attractive, small and full-featured control panel capable of everything you’d expect.
The Simon XTi by Interlogix (GE) is the next-gen, expanded and enhanced version of the Simon XT control panel and features two-way talking touch screen technology.
The Simon XT® talking touchpad by Interlogix (GE) extends access and operation of the security system by adding an additional control point that can be set up to 30 meters from the primary control panel.
The Simon XT® Two-Way Talking Touch Screen by Interlogix (GE) is a color LCD screen with an intuitive interface. Add up to four touch screens in the home for maximum convenience. Provides intuitive, at-a-glance home status information and can also provide information such as the current outdoor temp and four-day forecast.
Add an additional control point to your home security system with the Concord® Two-Way Voice LCD Keypad by Interlogix (GE). Features integrated two-way voice operation to communicate directly with the monitoring center.
The Simon XT wireless control panel is manufactured by Interlogix (GE). Capable of monitoring up to 40 different zones and expanding to provide home automation capabilities through Z-Wave technology, providers such as Frontpoint and Guardian recommend the Simon XT for its durability, functionality and capabilities.
Frontpoint Security is offering an upgraded control panel – Qolsys IQ Panel -- that connects the security system to smart devises and monitoring operations through both cellular and WiFi connections. The face of the new control pane can also become a picture frame for uploaded family photos. Take a look at more Qolsys features.