Are you buying your child a paedophile spycam for Christmas? How hackers are able to seize control of six top-selling gifts and tap into their video streams and microphones



Hackers will be able to seize control of six top-selling Christmas toys - tapping into video streams, microphones and even collecting phone numbers and personal details.
Experts at Top10VPN UK said it was 'shockingly simple' to take control of any toy with an unsecured Wi-fi of Bluetooth connection, to access its data and tap into its camera or microphone.
They found that a children's smart tracking watch had fundamental security flaws that would allow a hacker to pose as a parent and send fake messages or SMS alerts.
They were able to hijack a remote-control car and tap into the feed from... read more

 
14 December 2017 in Science &Technology, Views: 46
Source: Daily Mail
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