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Smart homes

Are smart burglar alarms safe to use?

Are smart burglar alarms safe to use?

We've tested smart burglar alarm systems from Yale, Hive and Ring, but should you trust a smart alarm to protect your home from burglars?

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ieGeek security camera removed from sale following Which? investigation

ieGeek security camera removed from sale following Which? investigation

If you own the ieGeek Security Outdoor Camera 1080p, you should change its default password immediately, or better still, stop using it.

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How a smart home could be at risk from hackers

How a smart home could be at risk from hackers

More than 12,000 scanning or hacking attempts were made against devices such as TVs and printers in a single week, with a wireless camera falling victim.

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Which? Security Notice will warn about at-risk smart devices

Which? Security Notice will warn about at-risk smart devices

We test more than 30 product categories for security issues, and we have launched a new review alert for members and non-members – Security Notice – that clearly flags any issues.

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Smart products must come clean on security under new laws

Smart products must come clean on security under new laws

The new Secure by Design plans, announced by the UK government, are being introduced as part of a cyber security law that will aim to tackle the vast number of smart products on sale, including smartphones, with weak or limited security protections.

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Cheap wireless security cameras from Littlelf, Eufy and Blink on test

Cheap wireless security cameras from Littlelf, Eufy and Blink on test

Our latest round of wireless security camera testing has seen a trio of affordable models fighting for attention. But can these cheap cameras genuinely hold their own against pricier rivals...

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Can a smart lock keep your home safe? Nuki smart door lock reviewed

Can a smart lock keep your home safe? Nuki smart door lock reviewed

Over the last month we’ve been living with the smartphone-connected Nuki Smart Lock 2.0 to see how easy it is to install, use, what features it offers and importantly, whether it unlocks your door when you need it to.

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Best Black Friday deals on Ring video doorbells: plus 35% off the Nest Hello

Best Black Friday deals on Ring video doorbells: plus 35% off the Nest Hello

Smart doorbells are the latest must-have connected gadget, and with sales on popular models doing the rounds for Black Friday, you might be tempted to take the plunge.

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The smart video doorbells letting hackers into your home

The smart video doorbells letting hackers into your home

In-depth security testing found severe vulnerabilities in smart video doorbells from brands like Victure, Ctronics and Qihoo. Find out why these doorbells are so vulnerable to hackers, and what you can do to stay safe.

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Ring vs Nest: smart video doorbells on test

Ring vs Nest: smart video doorbells on test

From premium models to cheaper alternatives, we've tested smart video doorbells from Ring, Nest and other smart home brands.

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