It's only natural to expect security companies to prioritize protecting their customers, but this isn't always the case. Whether you’re holding the magnifying glass up to skipped security measures, sold customer data, or questionable business practices, there's a lot that security companies can improve.
We're not here to accuse companies of misconduct without evidence. We just want to promote awareness so you can make informed decisions and companies can raise their standards.
At SafeWise, we spend most of our time writing reviews and guides, so we can't devote our resources to reporting on current events in the same way as other websites. But, behind the scenes, we’re scouring the news to learn about company reputations as part of our methodology.
Consider this an invite to check out our virtual sticky notes on the latest in home security news.
We understand the effort and skill that goes into this kind of journalism, so we recommend exploring the full articles using the links in each summary.
Check back occasionally, and you might find something new on our list. For tips and advice, check out our guide to preventing smart home hacking.