ICO Warning: Hacking of Baby Monitors

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Lots of info from the Information Commisioner’s Office via https://iconewsblog.wordpress.com/2016/07/15/public-must-act-to-protect-themselves-when-using-internet-of-things-devices/

Is “a creepy website live-streaming YOUR living room?” That was the Daily Mail headline in 2014, highlighting a Russian website that was providing links to access internet-connected cameras around the world. The story was prompted by an ICO blog that had warned that the website had been able to access webcams, CCTV and baby monitor cameras because they had not been made sufficiently secure.

Check out the links if you have any concerns!