Could your webcam be spying on you?
December 26, 2013
Stephen Checkoway, Assistant Research Professor and JHUISI graduate student Matthew Brocker have recently published research showing how the webcam indicator light on a laptop can be overridden and the camera accessed to spy on its user.
- “Research shows how MacBook Webcams can spy on their users without warning,” The Washington Post
- “Researchers Hack Webcam While Disabling Warning Lights,” The New York Times