Clients should enter a secret word and one of a kind six-digit code each time they need to see their security film or access the Neighbors application.
On Tuesday, Ring additionally said it would stop its information offering to outsider firms.
The change comes as Ring and Amazon face expanding examination about security insurance and information sharing.
A report on Amazon – which possesses Ring – demonstrated the organization’s broad degree of information assortment.
In a blog entry Ring’s leader Leila Rouhi said the organization takes “computerized security and protection genuinely” and would take a gander at extra approaches to improve security.
Ring’s new sign in framework will be like other two-factor confirmation forms. In the wake of marking in with a username and secret key the application will request to send an instant message or email with a one-time six-digit code. When the code is entered the client will approach the application and have the option to see film from open air and indoor cameras.
A week ago, Nest – Google’s home security gadget – started requiring two-factor verification.
Two-factor confirmation was a possibility for Ring clients previously, yet it was not the default setting.
Pundits highlighted the way that in any event, when clients signed in from another gadget they were not requested a subsequent confirmation.
That implied that to gain admittance to somebody’s Ring film each of the a programmer would require was a login ID and secret key. Since numerous individuals utilize the equivalent login certifications for different records specialists stress utilizing a secret key alone is certifiably not a safe framework.
The new security steps will apply to get to Ring’s web administrations and its application – including its Neighbors application where Ring clients can share video film.
Ms Rouhi likewise said Ring was changing the manner in which it imparted information to outside investigation firms.
A month ago, the Electronic Frontier Foundation distributed an investigation indicating Ring was imparting actually recognizable data to outsider examination firms – something Ring didn’t unveil to its clients.
Ring said this helped the firm improve its product. Ring said it has delayed the information sharing for most outsider accomplices until it builds up a path for clients to pick in or out.