Social media and webcams at work pose cyber threat

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans A new cybersecurity report by Symantec equates the public’s past dismissal of seatbelts in cars with consumer’s laissez-faire attitude when it comes to defending their devices against hackers. Cyberattacks are a risk many consumers are ignoring – and a number The…

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Now webcams are being used by hackers to attack websites

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans THE GROUP RESPONSIBLE for knocking both Xbox Live and Playstation Network offline back in 2014 hacked thousands of cameras and used them to carry out attacks. Lizard Squad made a name for itself after carrying out DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service)…

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Irish webcams hacked and collated on Russian website

A Russian website has been found to be hosting hundreds of feeds of live footage from inside Irish homes and businesses, which have been accessed by hacking into people’s webcams. The site lists streams from more than 250 countries and […] For more information go to http://www.NationalCyberSecurity.com, http://www. GregoryDEvans.com, http://www.LocatePC.net…

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Exam hacker recorded girls’ webcams

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The 19-year-old Rotterdam hacker Jair M., responsible for uncovering the exam fraud at the Ibn Ghaldoun school, has spent years hacking into girls’ computers to spy on them via their webcam. The hacker, who was apprehended in October of last year, spent […]…

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DDoS attackers target Russian election webcams

Hackers have started attacking the huge network of web cameras installed by Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin to publically monitor voting in the country’s forthcoming presidential elections. As the first two cameras in the Siberian town of Novosibirsk in time for the first voting, Deputy Communications Minister Ilya Massukh admitted…

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