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Plot Inspiration: When update bricked AirBnB locks

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It’s been over two years now since Tuesday, August 8th 2017 when an auto-update turned thousands of AirBnB smart locks to actual bricks. I’m still giggling. According to reports (from BleepingComputer and Gizmodo), a popular digital door lock promoted by AirBnB and manufactured by Lockstate became brain-dead after an automatic update was downloaded to it. […]