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Designing security and privacy into ADT’s products and services

ADT believes data is the fuel-making smart home security systems safer, smarter, and more helpful for the customers. Data will unlock next-generation features such as ambient, or always-on, security, for example, and data already enables the smarts in thermostats that maintain comfortable temperatures while reducing unnecessary energy use when nobody is home.
Private and secure data
The ability to offer these types of services requires customers to trust ADT to keep their data private and secure, according to ADT Chief Operating Officer Don Young. That’s why ADT follows the principles of Privacy by Design, which state that privacy must be incorporated into our platforms and technologies.
“We have built and constantly fortify an architecture that gives customers the comfort to share data with us and know that their data is protected and being used to provide value to them through automation, preventative detection, and enhanced emergency response,” Young…