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Is Your Smart TV Spying On You?
2013-08-05 04:29:51

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The recent discovery of a smart TV vulnerability that could allow the integrated webcam to be remotely activated and used to spy on unsuspecting families has some questioning the safety of these high-tech televisions. According to Chenda Ngak of CBS News, security researchers Aaron Grattafiori and Josh Yavor of iSEC Partners discovered a bug in 2012 model year Samsung Smart TV that allowed hackers to gain access to the webcams....


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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