Airbnb's preferred smart lock vendor accidentally bricks 500 door-locks

The $469 LockState RemoteLock 6i is a “smart lock” that is sold to Airbnb operators through a partnership with the company, allowing Airbnb hosts to generate and expire unique, per-tenant unlock codes. On Aug 8, Lockstate pushed an over-the-air firmware update to its products in the field, and a defect in the update bricked at … Continue reading Airbnb’s preferred smart lock vendor accidentally bricks 500 door-locks