Smart Home Devices Leak Private Information


A publicly accessible ElasticSearch cluster owned by Orvibo, a Chinese smart home solutions provider, leaked more than two billion user logs containing sensitive data of customers from countries all over the world.

Orvibo provides its clients with smart solutions designed to help them manage houses, offices, and hotel rooms via smart systems that offer security and energy management, as well as remote control and data recording/analysis using a smart home cloud platform.

Among the devices Orvibo’s smart home solutions allow its users to control, the company’s cloud platform comes with support for interaction center,┬ásmart lighting, home security, HVAC, energy management, and home entertainment devices.