No One Should Ever Use Simplisafe

Author: Ari Erenthal, Published on Dec 12, 2016

Simplisafe, the upstart DIY intrusion alarm system, is increasingly Public Enemy Number One in the alarm business.

Recently, Security Sales ran an article from Jeff Zwirn ripping SimpliSafe apart and concluding that essentially no one should use SimpliSafe:

The business of security is a serious one, and no one should ever be sold a product that provides a false sense of security or does not fully comply with nationally recognized industry standards and best practices.

The detail critique covered at least 10 different aspects including:

  • Product Design Objections - that the product is badly designed and thought out
  • Missing Certifications and Codes Conformance
  • Lock In

Inside, we examine each one assessing their accuracy and application, contending that the criticisms are overdone, reflecting the industry's desire to protect RMR.

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"*** ******** ****** ** *** **** ******; **** ******* ** required ** **** ** *** *** ******** *** ****-****** ******** of *** ****** **** ********."

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"***** ** ** ******* ** *** ******* ******* *** ********** requirements, ******* *** ********** ******* ******** ** ** **** *** UL ***."

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"*** ******** ********** ***** ** *** ******** ********** *** *** listed, **** *** ******’* **** ******* *** *** ******* ******* do *** ******* *** ******* ****** ** *** **** *****."

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"** *** ********** ******, ** ****** *** ****** ****** ** tested ** * “*********” ********** ***** ***** *****, ***** **** from ******* ******** ** **** **. *******, *** **** ******* of ****, *** ***** **.*.*, ******** ****** *******. * ***** the *** *** **** ***** **, ******* *** ***** *** consumer ****? ***** * **** ** **** ** ***** ******* to ******* **** ****? * *** ******* ** *** *** that *** ***** **** ******* ***** ** **** ****."

*********** ****** ********* ** *** ********* ******* ****, ** ** is *** **** ** *********** ** **** **** *** **********.

Product ****** **********

"*** ***** ********** **** ******* ** ******** ** ** ******* in *** ****** ****. ****, ** ** **** *********** ** physical *********** ** ** ********, ***** ***** ****** *** ****** nonfunctional *** *******."

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******* *** ***** ** * ************* ********** **** ** *** that ******** * ********. *** ****** ** ******** *********** **** mount * ***** ** *** ***** *******, ***** ****** *** keypad, *** *********** **** **** ****** ** ** ********* **** no ******** ** ***** ******* ****. ** **** ** **** likely **** ** ******** **** **** *** ******* ** ***** panel ** * ***** ******* **** ***** ***** **** ** find * ***** **** ***** **** * ******* ** *********.

"*** **** *******, ***** *** * **** ***** ** **, is *********** ** ** ******* **** * ******. ** *** unit ***** ** ********** ** ** ******** ** ****** ** nonfunctional."

**** ** **** *********** ** *** ***** ****** ********** ********* a **** ******, * ******** ** *****. ** ********, **** our ********** **** ** ******** **** ****** *** **** ******* or **** ** ******* ** ** **** ***.

"***** *** **** ** ****** ******** ** *** ** *** wireless ************. **, ** ** ******** ******** ***** * ***** window **** **** ********* * *******, ** ***** ****** ****** the ***** ** *** *********** ** **** ****** ** *** internal *******."

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"*** ****-** ******* ** *** ******’* *********** **** ******** ** the **** ******* ** *** ******** ** ******* *** *********** means, ** ** *** ****** ** *********, ************ ** *********."

** ****, ********** ******** *** **** **** **** *****, * blinking **** *****, *** * ****** ************ **** *** ****** switches **** ** ******** ******* *** **** *** ******* **** low. ** *** **** ******* ** *** *** * ********** plan, *** ****** **** ****** *** **** *** **** **** the ****** ******** ** ******* ***** *** **** ** ******** back ** ******* *****. ** ****, **********'* ******* ***** ********** to * ************** ********* ******.

"********** ********** *** ***** ******** ***** ** *****. *******, ***** the ***** ** ****** ********, *** ** ********* ******** ** the **** *******, * ***** ** ** ** ******* ****** activations. *** ********, ***-********** ***** ** *********** ** ********** ** be *****."

** ******* ** **** ******** ** *** *******. ** * 1200 ****** **** ****** ***** ****, **** ******* ** ******** the *** ** *** ****, ** ***** **** *** ***** in ***** **** ** *** *****. ** ********* ** ***** on **********'* *******, ************ ** * ***** ** ***** **** nothing ** *** ** **, ***** ****** ***** ** ******** to ******** *** *****.

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"** * ******* *****, ***** *****, ***** ******** ** ** detector *********, *** ******’* ***** **** *** **** *** ********* capability ** ********** ***** **** **** *** ******** ***** ************ among *** ******* ** ********* ******."

**** ** *** ****** ** ********* *******, *** *** **** SimpliSafe ******* ******** ****** ****** *** ***** ******** ** '********* only' ********* **** ***, ******, ** ****. ** *** **** unable ** **** * ******************* ***** ******. ***** ***, **** ******* *** *** ******** even ** ************ ******* ***** ********** ********.

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"**** ***** ********* **** ***** *** ******** ** ******** **** another ******* ******* ** *** ********** ** *** ********** ********."

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Comments (39)

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***, **** ** * ***** ******* *** ********** ******* ** neutralizes

** *** ******** ***** * ** *** ******** ** ***** systems ** ****** ***** ******** ******* **** ****** ********* ** a ******* *** ******* *** *** ********. **** **** ** take ************* **** **** *** ******* *** **** **** ***** opportunities ** *** ****. ***** ** * *** ** **** to ** ******, * ***'* **** * ******* **** **.

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****'* ***** ** ******. :-)

*** ** *** **** ***** **** *********** *********** **** ** the ***** *** **** *** ****, **** ******* **** *****'* a *** ********. ********* *** ** ***, *** *** ******** has ** *** ** **** ** ***** ****** *** ****** monitoring ******* ****. *** ******** ** ****** ** ***** ** DIY *********** ******* *** ***** *** ******* ******* *********** *******, doing **********/*************/************ ******* **** ** ****'* ** *******.

** **** **** ** * ****** ** *** * **** from *** ** ** *********** ******* ********* **** * *** a ******* **** ********. **'* *** **** ** *** *** more ******** *** *********** ****** ********* *** ******* *** ***** nationals ** ***** **** ** *** **** ** ***.

******* **. ***** ** **** ** * **********, *********, **** a ****:

**** ****!

***** **** **** ** ********* **** ** "********"? (*:**)

* ***** ********** ** ******** *** ******** ***** *****. *** vague ********** **** **** **** ** ***** **** ****'** ******* quality. ******* ** ********** *** ********** * ******** ******, *** intrusion ****** **** **** **** ****.

*** *** ******* ****** ******* ** *** ********* ****** ** considered ********?

****'* ********* **** ** * * ***** ****** *** ********* / *********:

*** ********** ******* ****** ******* ***********, *** ********* *** *., shown **** **** *** **** ******.

*** **** ************ *** '******** ** *********, * ***** ***, they **** **** ****** ** **** ** *** *********'?

*** ** ********* *** ****** * *** ********* ***?

*** **** ************ *** '******** ** *********'?

*** ********** **** *** ** ** ;)

*****, ** *** ***** ****, *** * ********* **********:

****** ** **ordinary ********, I recently purchased a SimpliSafe package in order to forensically investigate if claims about its products...

****'* ******* ******* ***** ***** ***** ******, ***** ***** ******** says '*********' ** *** ******* ****, ******* **** ****** "************ ******.", *** ******** **** ** *** ******* **** ******** of *** '*********** ** *********'...

** *** ***** ***** ***** **** ** *** ****** *********? My ***** ** **** *** ****** **** **** ****** *** product **** *** ******* ****... ***** *******...

** **** *** *** *********** ** *********?

** ***'* ** **** ** ***** *** *** **** ******* if

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*** ** ******, ***** ******* '***********' *** **** ****** ** that ********* **** **** *** ******* ** ***** ******.

*** ** **** **** ******, **** ***** **** ***** *** small **********:

*. *** ***** *** *** ** ***** ** *** ** the * ** ********* ** *** ******** ***.

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******** **** **. ** ** **************** ****** **** ** *** **** ** *** ******* *** the *******.

******, ****** ** **** ***, ** **** **** ** * pain ** *** ****.

*** ********* *** ************. ** **** **** ***, * ***** you ***** * *** ***** ******** *** ***'** **** ** business. * ********* * **** ***'* ********* **** *** **** once ** ***'* **** *** *** **** ** ****** *****.

*** ***, ** ** * **** ****** *** ************ ** means **** **** ******, *.* *****. *** ******** *** ******* referred ** ** ******. * **** * ***** **** ****** flashlight **** ***** **** ****.

*** ***, ** ** * **** ****** *** ************ ** means **** **** ******, *.* *****.

* *** **** ***** ** **** **** **** ** ***** video:

****** **** * *** ** ** ******* * * *********, I ***** ****** * **** ******'* ** ** ******* * battery *****.

*** ****'* ** **** **** * ******.

** **** ***** ***** *** ** ***** ****** ** *********** business *****.

*** ** **** *** **** **** *********? *** **** ****** licensed ** *** ** ****** *** ******* ******* **********. * know ** ******** *** ******** ** ******* ******* ******* ********** to ********* ****** *** *** ******** **** *** *****. ** course **** ***** *** **** ** ******* ********** *** ********** for *** *** ******* ******* ** ******* ******** *******, ** I ** ******** ** *** ********** *** **** **** ****.

********** ********* *** **********. *** ********, *** * **** **** of *** **, ********** *****.*.*.*.(** ******* #***).

*** **, ******!

*** **** * ***** ***** ****, **** ** ***** ********* contract *** *** ********** *****? ** *****, *** **** ********** get **** **** **** *** *** *** ***** ********* ******* a ******* ******. ** ** ******* *** **** ********* ** the **** *****? ** ** ***** **** ****.

** *** ** *************, **** ******* ******** ***** ******** ** provide ********** ** ****** ***** **** ******** **********

*** ********* **** ***** ** ******* ********* **** *********, ************* or ********* ********** ********* *** ******* ******** *** ************. *** end **** *** ******* ***** *** ********* **********, ** **** SimpliSafe ** *********, ******* * *******.

******* ******** **** ******* ********** *** ********* ****** ******** **** wish ** ***** *** ***** * ****** ** ***** *** I ****'* **** ** *** *** *********** ******* ******* **** served *** *** **** *******. **** ******** *** *** ***** is ******* ** ******* ***** ***** ********* ***** **** *** monitoring.

** ** *********, *.*.*.*. ** ******** ** ***** *****. **** also **** *********** ********** ** * "*****" ******* ******* ** backup *** **** ************* **** *** ***** **** ******* * "local" ********** ******* ** **** ** ******* **** ******* **** relayed ** *** ***, *** ******** ******* ******* ********.

******* ***** ** ******** * ****** ** ******** ******* *** a ******* ****** ******** ********** ********* **** **********, ********* *********, motion *********, ***.

**** ** **** ** *** ***-*** ***, **** ********* ***** Videofied ******* *** *** *** ****** *** *** ********** ** the **** ** ****** *** **. **** ***** *** ***** and ****'* ******...**** ****. ** ************** ******** *** ***** *** products ** ******* $** *******!

******** ****** *** *** *** *** * **** **** ** our ******, ** ** ***** **********. * *** *** *** alarm ******* ** *** **** ***** ** *** ***** *******. Not ** *** **** ** *********, * ***'* ******** *** video ** ** ************ ************. ** **, *** *** **** part, * ******** *********** ******, *** **** **** ************* **** a ***** ******** ******. **** ****** ********, *** * ***'* mean ** ** **. ** *** ** *** **** **** ridden ***********, ***** ** ** *** ****** ** *** **** world...there ** * **** *** ***** **** ***. *** ******** wants ** *** ****** * ****** ** ** ******.

***** ***** *****, *** ***** ******* *** *** ************ ********* detection ******* *** ****** ** ****** **** ** ****. **** are ** **** ******** ************ *** ** ** **********, **** unreliable, ******** *** ****** ******* ** *** ********* ******.

* ***** ***** ******** **** ****, *** *** *** **** DIY ********* *** *** ********* ******* ** ****. **** ** not *** *** ******* **** ** ********* *** ** **** cases *** *******, ***** ********* ***** *** ******** * ******** system. * ** *** ******* * *** ** ******** ** the *** ******, *** ** * **, ** ** ******** I ****** ***'* **** ******.

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** *** ** *********** *** *********, **** ** ********* *** same ********** **** ***** ** ******** **** ** *******; **** want **** ** ***** ***** ** ** **** **** ******* out ********* ** ******. **** **** * ***, *** **** on ***** *****, ***** ***** ***. **** ***** ***** ***** TV ** ****** *********** *** **** ** ***** **** ******* out ** * *** **** ** ****** ****-**-****. * **** millennial ******** *** * **** ****, *** **** *** *** always ***** ******.

***** ** * *** ***** ** ********: (**% ** **** customers ******* **% ** **** *********). **** ******** *********** **** honestly **** *** **** *** ****** *** *** ** **** lowest ********** ********* ********. ** **, ** *** ******** *****, that ** *** ***'**. *** ***'* **** ***** *** ***** had. **** ** ********.

****, ********** ********, ******!

** *** **** ******* *****: "*** ***** * ** **** ********* ** ** *** ******* is *** ******* **** *** ****** ********." **** ** **** specifically ***:

*** ***** ******** ****** ******** **** ********* ********* *** ****** code ********

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* **** **** **** **** ***** ** ****'* ******* *** the ********* ** ****. ***** ****, * **** ** ********* my ********* ***********. ** *** ******, * ***** **** **** will ****** ** ** **** * *** ** ***** ** same ** **** ****, ***** * ******** *** *******.

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** * ****** **, *** **** *****, * **** * would **** **** ******* ** *** **** ******* ** **** time, **** * ***** **** ********* ******. ** *** *****, I **** ** ********** *** ******* ***** ** * **** disconnect ******* **** **** ****** **** ***** *** *** ******** code ************ ***** *** ********* ************* *** ******** ** ****** with; ********* *** **** *******, *** ******** ********** **** ( NEC), ** **** *** **************** ****** *** *** ******** *******.

********* **** ** *** ******** ****** *** **** ********* ** well.

*** *** ** ******* ** *** *** ***** ******, ** in ** ****** ** ******* *** ******** ** ******* ** the ***** ****** ** **** *** ** *** ** *** regulations ** *** *** ** ** *** ******* ** **** about * "**** ****** ******" ******* ** ** ****-********* ** a ****** ********. *******, ** ********* ************* *** *** **** to **** ***** ****** *** ***** ********* **** ***** *** do **. ** ****, * ** *** ******* **** *** can **** *** ***** ***** ** ***** ******** ********* ** the ** **** ** *** ****** ** ** **** **** as ** ** ***. ** **** ******** *** *******, ***** I ************ *******, *** *** ** *** **** ***-****** ***** alarms *** ***** *********? *** ****** ** ***** *****, *** profusion ** ********* ************* *** ******, *********** *** **** ***** products ***** **** ** ************** ** *** *** *** **** 72. ** ****, **** ** ************ ******** **** * ** positing ****. **** *****, *** ******* *********** ** ********** ** above ******* ******* ** *** * ****** ***** *** *** has *** **** *******.

******-**** ** ******** ** ** ******** ***** ** **** **** do; *** ******** ** *** ***** ********** ********* **** ****** the ******* *** *** ******** ** **** *** *** *** NFPA ** ***** ***'* *******.

*** ******** **** *** *** **** *** ***** ** ********* and ***** ****** ** ********* ************* ***** **** ** **** either * ***** ***** ** ***** ******** *** *** ** required ** **** ****** ** ** **** **** ** ** or ***. ** ***** *****, *** *** ******* *** *** just *** ***** ******, ***** ********* *** ** ****** *** detectors; *** *** *** ******* ******.

** ****, **** ***** ***** ********* **** *** ****'* *** listed ** **. *** **** ** ************? ** ***. **** said, *** **** ***** **** *****. *** *********** ***** ******** my ****** ******** ** ***** ** **** ** ***** ** the ***** ********, ** *********, *****, *********, ********, ********** *** nationally ********** **** ******** *********** *** ******* ** ** ** technical **********. ***********, *** ** **** ******, *** ******** ***** detectors **** **** ******** ** ******** ***** "******* *****". ********* and **** *****, ** ** ** ********** ******** **** **** all ********* ******* *** **** ***** ******* ****** ***** ** listed *** ***** ******** *******. **** **** ***** *********, ****** Safe ** ******** ** ****** *** **** *****. *******, ****** Safe ********** ****** ** ******* ** *** ******* *** **** in ** ******* ****** ******* ** *** **** **** **** I ****** ***** ******* ***** ******* *** ************* ****, *** technically ********.

****** ***********, ** ******* ***** ************ **** ************** ** ** a ** ** ******** ****** *** **** ******** ** *** public ***/** ** *** ****** ** ******** ******* *** ******* being ****** ** ** ****; *** *** ******-**** ******* ***** is *** ******. ************* ***** ***** ********* ***. ** ******* focused ** *** ***** ****************** ** **** ****** **** *****, when ** *******, *** ******* ** ********* *** ** * misapplication ** **********. ****** ******** * *** ****** **** ** the **** ** **** **** *** ***** ********* ** *** what ** ****. ***** ****, ** *******, ****** **** **** system ********* ******. ** *******, * ** *** **** ** Simpli **** *** ***,*** ******** ** ******** ** ********, **** are ***** **** ***** ** ****** **** ***** *** *********. The ********* ******** *** **** ** * ********** ****** ** forensic *** ************ *********. **** ** ******.

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