Hackers are using two-way talk function to wake people up in the middle of the night and watch unsuspecting children
Hackers are tapping in to cameras intended for home security, talking to children through the devices and even falling racist remarks, according to multiple news reports. The intended purpose of a two-way talk function on the devices is to allow mothers to check in on their children. But hackers are using them to wake people up in the middle of the night, and watch unsuspecting offsprings.
Each time I’ve watched this video it’s given me chills. A Desoto County mother shared this Ring video with me. Four periods after the camera was installed in her daughters’ room she says someone hacked the camera& began talking to her 8-year-old daughter.More at 6 on #WMC5 pic.twitter.com/ 77 xCekCnB0
Read more: theguardian.com