Cybersecurity Center | Hikvision Canada | The world’s largest video surveillance manufacturer

Cybersecurity Center

At ‍‍Hikvision‍‍, we understand the importance of information security, and we strive to provide our customers, partners and distributors with the information they need to help keep their systems safe. Here you will find useful information about best practices for configuring and managing your systems, as well as the latest security-related technical bulletins. In addition to the links on this page, the navigation bar to the left provides links to more information.

A letter on our commitment to cybersecurity from our President and CEO Mr. Hu


As a world leading video surveillance product supplier, Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd. (“Hikvision”) is continually investing in the development of innovative video technologies. In today’s challenging environment, cybersecurity risks are ever-present with the potential for data and network breaches. At Hikvision, we believe it is our duty to be vigilant about cybersecurity. We also believe it is our responsibility to provide a cybersecurity assurance system, and to be a resource for our valued customers and the security industry as a whole.


Hikvision is a global, publicly traded corporation, dedicated to commercial success. The company adheres to the highest ethical standards in all of its business practices. Hikvision never has, does or would intentionally contribute to the placement of “backdoors” in its products. The company will continue to cooperate with unbiased independent professional associations for product safety examinations.

Hikvision is dedicated to enhancing and optimizing the cybersecurity in the development, manufacturing, delivery and servicing of our video surveillance products. The company complies with all applicable national and regional cybersecurity regulations and follows the best industry practices. Hikvision has established a sustainable and reliable cybersecurity assurance system that encompasses the company’s policies, organizational and operational procedures, technology and regulations. Hikvision's information security management system has been certified with ISO27001. The Hikvision Network and Information Security Lab utilizes the world’s leading known-vulnerability scanning tools and unknown-vulnerability discovery tools to verify and ensure that Hikvision products meet the industry cybersecurity standards and regulations.

Hikvision’s cybersecurity assurance efforts are built into the lifecycle of its products, including development, verification, manufacturing, delivery and service. We are constantly evaluating and enhancing our cybersecurity efforts in order to provide our valued customers with the highest quality and most reliable products.

Cybersecurity threats are a challenge for the entire security industry and for any technology company. Hikvision is actively working with customers, partners, competitors and cybersecurity associations to ensure best practices and to mitigate threats. Hikvision will continue its efforts to provide the best expertise to the industry-wide cybersecurity initiatives.

Hu Yangzhong
Chief Executive Officer
Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd.

Read more about Hikvision’s thoughts on cybersecurity


Additional Resources

Please read and understand all the rights and limitations stipulated in this License Agreement for using SDK, Demo, Driver, Client software, Keyboards, Decoders and Encoders, NVR’s, DVR’s, Tribrid Digital Recorders, Turbo HD Kits, IP Kits, Network Cameras, Value Express Series, Value Plus Series, Value Series, Performance Series, Mobile Surveillance, Smart Pro Series, Smart series, IP Video Intercom, Access Control (hereinafter referred to as “the Agreement”). You need to check and accept all the clauses of this Agreement. The software or documentation shall not be downloaded and installed on your computer unless you accept the clauses of this Agreement totally. Once clicking “accept” button, namely, you sign to accept all the clauses of the Agreement. You need to check and accept all the clauses of this Agreement. The software or documentation shall not be downloaded and installed on your computer unless you accept the clauses of this Agreement totally.