ENCRYPTION protects you against hackers taking over your video/security system, which is an increasing threat. Without highly encrypted internet transmissions to and from your home it is relatively easy for a criminal to hack and take control of your security system and cameras without your knowledge. Because of this, Honeywell has developed a 256 bit level of encryption – between your systems and our central station – to protect you against this threat.
The following NBC News video clip demonstrates how easy it is for hackers to access your security cameras:
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