Can The Lock On Your Hotel Room Door Be Hacked? Yes, Easily.

We’d all like to think that when we’re in a hotel room, we have some degree of safety and security for our stuff and for ourselves. Unfortunately, that’s not always the case:

Now, you can keep your online privacy safe with the instructions in the post above. But they can’t do anything to your luggage or safe if they can’t get into your room. And they can’t break into your room because it’s got the deadbolt and stuff, right? So you’re safe, right?

Unfortunately….wrong.

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Think your Hotel Safe Is Safe? It’s Not.

You’ve arrived at your destination safely, gotten to your hotel, checked into your room and unpacked. All your clothes are in the closet and drawers, and your toiletries are in the bathroom. But you still have that other, more valuable stuff to put somewhere…your tablet or laptop, perhaps some extra cash or your jewelry, maybe your passport, and whatever else you would feel more comfortable about if it was locked up. You’ll just put it in the safe in your room, right? After all, that’s the best thing to do with valuables when you’re staying at a hotel, right?

Welllllll, maybe think twice before you do that. Here’s why…

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