Refrigerators and washing machines become smarter and are always connected. A great convenience – but it also means they’re vulnerable to cyberattacks. For this reason, Hisense wanted to protect their appliances by obtaining the ETSI EN 303 645 certification by TÜV Rheinland, which certifies the achievement of Consumer IoT Device Cybersecurity and Privacy Protection Standard.
Hisense obtains ETSI EN 303 645 certification from TÜV Rheinland
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TÜV Rheinland China has certified the brand’s smart refrigerators and washing machines using a methodology of compliance for IoT – Internet of Things devices. This means that these connected devices pass cybersecurity tests and keep your data safe.
Chen WeikangVice President of Business Stream Industrial Services & Cybersecurity of TÜV Rheinland China and Senior Engineer declares “TÜV Rheinland and Hisense have been cooperating in the field of cybersecurity and privacy protection since 2017. The award of this certification represents another milestone of our cooperation and underscores Hisense’s commitment to protecting consumer privacy and relentless efforts in the field of cybersecurity.”
Hisense further explains that this certification is just one step in a longer-term project with the international certification institute. Indeed, Hisense and TÜV Rheinland will continue to cooperate in the field of cyber security. The goal is to support the Chinese company in pursuing high standards and being internationally competitive.
For more information, you can visit the Hisense website.