Check Point helps block a major security vulnerability in LG SmartThinQ® home IoT appliances

Check Point Joins Forces With LG To Secure Their Smart Home Devices

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP) a leading provider of cyber-security solutions globally, today announced that its security researchers have discovered HomeHack – a vulnerability that exposed millions of users of LG SmartThinQ smart home devices to the risk of unauthorized remote control of their SmartThinkQ home appliances.