Do Webcams Really Get Hacked Without You Knowing?

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I want to start using a webcam to connect with family online for the first time. But when searching for a webcam I came across articles about webcams being hacked. Is is possible for someone to be watching me with my webcam and I not even know it? How do you know if they are watching you?

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Do Webcams Really Get Hacked Without You Knowing?

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Good day Stephen!

Hacking is the highest level that an IT Expert can achieve. Hacking is most associated with crimes. Hacking can be used to resolve complex issues or ruin a person’s life.

TRUE! It is proven that we can hack any “turned-on” web camera to spy on us. It doesn't matter if it is connected using wires/cords or WiFi connected. Even worse invade on our most personal lives.

We can prevent hackers from accessing our cams remotely by turning on security measures like our firewall, antivirus, etc. There levels of firewall that we can download anywhere that can strengthen the security of your system. Your service provider can also provide you additional features that can prevent being hacked.

Don’t forget that the best way is “being aware” read more information about hacking.

Hacking is the highest level that an IT Expert can achieve. Hacking is most associated with crimes. Hacking can be used to resolve complex issues or ruin a person’s life.

TRUE! It is proven that we can hack any “turned-on” web camera to spy on us. It doesn't matter if it is connected using wires/cords or WiFi connected. Even worse invade on our most personal lives.

We can prevent hackers from accessing our cams remotely by turning on security measures like our firewall, antivirus, etc. There levels of firewall that we can download anywhere that can strengthen the security of your system. Your service provider can also provide you additional features that can prevent being hacked.

Don’t forget that the best way is “being aware” read more information about hacking.

 

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