Poor security: 15,000 private webcams exposed to creeps

Poor security: 15,000 private webcams exposed to creeps

Your exposed webcams are backdoor for creeps.

Every cybersecurity article you’ll find will include some sort of reminder emphasizing the use of strong passwords, good antivirus software and the related usual. However, there is less care taken to ensure the hardware components of our computers are secure.


In the wake of this, Avishai Efrat, a white hat hacker from Wizcase has found 15,000 webcams globally that can be accessed unauthorizedly with the only pre-requisite being an Internet connection. Many of these webcams ca ..