Australian baby monitors and webcams hacked as footage appears on a Russian website

Remotely monitored webcams are a threat that all of us need to be aware of and be taking action to protect against!
Security breach: An image taken from a webcam in a Sydney home shows a baby sleeping. The image was leaked on the Russian website.
Australian bedrooms, backyards and even babies’ cots are among the images on a Russian site showing live feeds from thousands of homes and businesses around the world.
Britain’s privacy watchdog on Thursday called on Russia to take down the site, titled “Online IP net surveillance cameras of the world”, and warned it was planning “regulatory action”.
Read more: http://www.theage.com.au/digital-life/consumer-security/australian-baby-monitors-and-webcams-hacked-as-footage-appears-on-a-russian-website-20141120-11qy25.html
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