Are You Being Watched Through Your Connected Cameras?

Aug 02, 2017 By Arden Rubens |In October 2016, a massive distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack left millions of people around the world without major websites – including Twitter, Reddit, and Amazon – by taking them off the grid. This was directly caused by attackers easily guessing easy/default passwords on wireless IP cameras which were infected with a malware and then used to create a botnet. This incident is not only considered one of the biggest cyberattacks ever, but also one of the more recent hacks and breaches revolving around webcams and wireless IP cameras.   Read More »