That’s great, but I’d like to know WHY I cannot control my cameras right now. It seems WYZE has locked all users out. Why and when can I gain access to my cameras again?
No not everyone, only those with 2FA and are trying to log in after the 2FA servers were swamped.
They refreshed all login tokens globally, as a precautionary measure. See here for the latest official updates
Thanks for posting such a detailed response and keeping us up to date. I hope the 2FA issue calms down for you soon and you get to the bottom of what prompted this scare.
When will we be able to log in? Is the “invalid phone number” going to be fixed?!
Read the post
It explains that as a precaution Wyze logged everyone out & forced new api keys. The login servers are being overloaded by 2 million users trying to set new password.
I was just signed out of my account… had to change my password to get back into it… Sure hope this is just a joke and not a real hack…
As a security precaution they reset all the login tokens. Further info can be found below
FWIW … regardless of Wyze actions, this still feels a bit “leaky.” I’ve disabled all my cameras, as in powered them down. Time to re-evaluate.
I don’t recall having that setup on my account and I cannot log in at this time. “Please enter a valid number” error even after resetting my password.
Info can be found below, but the cause is everyone trying to log in since the log in tokens were reset
Only you can decide what is best for you , so do what you think is best
After logging into the app, a notification of an “Important System Update” is being displayed.
Doesn’t anyone think that this is kind of fishy?
Height, Weight, Gender, Bone Density, Bone Mass, Daily Protein Intake, and other health information for a subset of users as some of the data that was exposed?
As of yet the alleged breach has not been verified. The official information can be found here
I agree, but what I’m trying to figure out is how does Wyze know how much I weigh, and how much protein I eat. Maybe I am kind of cynical, but that last line screams to me of trolling. Maybe I’m wrong. I really don’t know.
If verified to be true, I assume that would be related to hardware testers for the Wyze Scale.
@nerdland beat me to it but yes I am guessing those are items for the scale test
Hadn’t thought of that. Kind of off my radar.
Maybe I am just getting old and tired.