Well, it seems, it didn’t end there either with hackers redoubling their efforts to crack hotel doors and posting clips on YouTube demonstrating the $50 security cracking kit and how to make it.
And, now one clever hacker has even managed to fit the wiring for the hacking device into a magic marker.
Rival in the door security market OpenWays has responded with a cheeky attempt to take advantage of Onity’s misfortune by highlighting its own mobile access products via a freeware model.
OpenWays must feel its own technology is pretty robust in terms of security to jump on this particular bandwagon.
Tnooz has reached out to Onity for a comment.
NB: Hotel door image via Shutterstock