Security

Synology helps you keep sensitive surveillance data safe from malicious attacks and ransomware. Advanced security measures help safeguard video feed privacy and prevent unauthorized video use, allowing you to maintain 24/7 uninterrupted surveillance.

Different access levels with flexible privilege settings

Designate spectators with monitor-only privilege settings, grant managers the authorization to manage cameras and maps, or set up privilege profiles for individual accounts. Schedule access time and allow users to sign in to Surveillance Station only within certain hours.

  • Manager

    Allowed access to manage, operate, and view authorized objects, but restricted from managing system settings like User, License App.
  • Spectator

    Allowed access to operate and view authorized objects, but restricted from managing them.
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Security upgrade — Dual Authorization

Dual Authorization restricts sensitive functions such as managing cameras or accessing video records to only be performed with authorization from another party. With extra protection in place, this prevents the leaking of your sensitive information.

Safeguard your Surveillance Station with integrated protection

Encrypted video stream support

Encrypted video stream support

Surveillance Station supports HTTPS and SRTP-enabled IP cameras to enhance the security and privacy of your network.

Privacy masking and watermarks

Privacy masking and watermarks

Conceal sensitive areas from being recorded and directly watermark live feeds to deter and track unauthorized recordings.

Recording archive encryption

Recording archive encryption

Lock recordings away using a separate encryption key and prevent unauthorized access in case the NAS or administrative credentials are compromised.

Secure connection via HTTPS

Secure connection via HTTPS

All Surveillance Station Client, web, and mobile app connections go through HTTPS to ensure data privacy and prevent tampering.

Golden standard in encryption

Golden standard in encryption

Secure backups in Archive Vault and surveillance data with industry-standard AES-256 encryption technology. Make use of protected shared folders to ensure the security of surveillance recordings.

24/7 system logging

24/7 system logging

All important operational activities are logged for future reference, including login, video editing, playback, and exports.

Recording to the cloud

Safeguard critical footage with dual recording to Synology C2 Surveillance. End-to-end encryption and a streaming architecture designed for low latency enable site administrators to retrieve and play back footage even if the server is stolen or destroyed.

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Synology Evidence Integrity Authenticator

Synology Evidence Integrity Authenticator

All downloaded recordings will be embedded with digital signature for validation through Synology Evidence Integrity Authenticator, which will verify that recordings were produced directly by Synology Surveillance Station without tampering.