Fitbit as one of the more popular providers of mHealth solutions has been investigated by prior research already. As part of this analysis we retested the Fitbit Aria for these issues detected by prior research. Furthermore we applied our test framework. The Fitbit solution is overall of good standard which means it widely respects the user's privacy and security. However the solution can be further improved.
|app release date||Jul, 2016|
|app install base||10k|
Prior research especially on the scales protocol exploited the fact that data transmitted from the scale to the server was transferred over unencrypted channels. More information on these issues is referenced in Martin's master thesis.