Hong Kong, 3 December 2015 – VTech Holdings Limited (HKSE: 303) today announced that FireEye’s Mandiant Incident Response services, one of the world’s leading cyber forensic teams, is assisting the Group in its response to the recent cyber attack to strengthen the security of its systems.
VTech Holdings Limited noted that an unauthorized party accessed VTech customer data housed on our Learning Lodge app store database on 14 November 2015. Learning Lodge allows our customers to download apps, learning games, e-books and other educational content to their VTech products. We are committed to protecting our customer information and their privacy, to ensure against any such incidents in the future. Our Privacy Statement can be found on our website here. The investigation continues as we look at additional ways to strengthen the security of all on-line services provided by VTech. We will provide further updates as appropriate in the future.
CHICAGO, November 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ Today VTech® announced its toys received more than 50 accolades this holiday season from esteemed toy and parenting industry experts, toy councils and retailers. The Kidizoom® Smartwatch DX, Kidizoom® Action Cam, Go! Go! Smart Wheels® Ultimate RC Speedway™ and Sit-to-Stand Ultimate Alphabet Train™ were the runaway hits, each garnering multiple awards. Additional toys that were honored with recognition include Flipsies™ Sandy’s House & Ocean Cruiser, Go! Go! Smart Animals® Grow & Learn Farm™, Lil’ Critters Soothing Starlight Hippo™, Lil’ Critters Roll & Discover Ball™, Write & Learn Creative Center™ and Baby Amaze® Learn to Talk & Read Baby Doll™.
CHICAGO, November 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ Today VTech® announced two products are finalists for 2016 Toy of the Year (TOTY) Awards from the Toy Industry Association (TIA). The Kidizoom® Action Cam is a finalist in the e-connected category and Flipsies™ Sandy’s House & Ocean Cruiser is a finalist in the innovative category. VTech’s Go! Go! Smart Animals® Zoo Explorers Playset was named the top 2015 Infant/Toddler Toy of the Year. The winners will be announced at the annual awards ceremony held on February 12, 2016.
CHICAGO, November 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ A new study conducted by VTech® offers insight into parents’ feelings about their child’s1 dreams and aspirations. The study results were overwhelmingly positive, with 96 percent of parents saying they encourage their children to explore their interests and dreams. And, 88 percent of parents said they will support their child’s dream regardless of how fantastical it may seem.