A Cloud of My Own has been selected to participate in Innovation Alley – at the CEDIA Expo in Denver – September 10-14 2019. CEDIA Expo is the event that’s making smart homes genius. More than 20,000 home tech pros and 500+ exhibitors convene for the leading event in connected technology. Receive concentrated access to new products, breakthrough […]
A Cloud of My Own has been selected to participate in the 2019 MIT Enterprise Forum Startup Spotlight on June 12th. http://startupspotlight.mitforumcambridge.org/
A Cloud of My Own and its Guard Dog products have been named as finalists in the New England Business Association’s Innovation Awards for 2019. https://newenglandbusiness.org/page/2019Nominees
Watch – our Guard Dog Smart Home protection caught a live hack during testing today, and quickly blocked it. Leaving the full Smart Home unaffected by the incident. Smart Things (IOT devices ) are at risk and a great target for hackers.
The use of Home automation, smart homes, Internet of Things (IOT) devices continues to grow. This creates more opportunity and risk as hacking bots continue to target these devices as they are easily compromised. Here are some ways to protect yourself. 1) Make sure that your firewall/router have a strong admin password Slowly, leaving the […]
Trend Micro has a great report on Smart Home / Home Automation security and the risks it exposes its users to. It is well worth reading. It identifies an area in the smart home that we considered as we build “A Cloud of My Own” Guard Dog. We like their new definition of the environment […]
From the Trend Micro report delivered at the RSA Security Conference. This is what have been saying for over a year as we built our Solution to protect the smart home. “Hacking into smart homes is becoming increasingly easy and a great way to steal victims’ personal information, Trend Micro said at RSA 2019.” The […]
Summary is here: Read the full story on LinkedIn “To add Skills that can control your network security through a Voice enabled device is simply a bad idea. The security and privacy implications vastly outweigh the convenience factor. If you own Smart Home devices (or know someone who does) – Be aware of the limited […]
This is a good article on some of the risks and concerns related to Smart Home devices. A Cloud of My Own protects the “Smart Things” you put in your home. https://www.thenewamerican.com/tech/computers/item/31294-privacy-at-risk-security-expert-warns-smart-device-users-to-beware
We had a great night out presenting and demonstrating A Cloud of My Own running live with Google Home and some smart plugs and light. The response was phenomenal and we had many discussions on the risks that Smart Homes have and how to mitigate them.