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Peeping Tom tricked women into taking hacked webcams into shower, claim police

A 20-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly infecting young women’s Mac computers with spyware that could commandeer their webcam.


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Dad catches daughters on webcam: Beware viral Facebook video link

Facebook is being hit by another viral message, spreading between users’ walls disguised as a link to a saucy video.

The messages, which are spreading rapidly, use a variety of different links but all claim to be a movie of a dad catching his daughters making a video on their webcam.


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Facial recognition software that blurs your sensitive data when you’re not looking at it

A product called “PrivateEye” uses your computer’s webcam to identity your face. While you’re looking at the screen, PrivateEye’s facial recognition software knows not to do anything – but as soon as you look away, the contents of your screen become an unintelligible blur.


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Webcam cyber-sextortionist preyed on over 200 women

The FBI wants to find more victims of a hacker accused of spying on more than 200 women via their webcams, after infecting their computers with malware.


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Father catches daughter on her webcam? It’s a Facebook survey scam

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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‘Peeping Tom’ arrested for webcam blackmail attack spree

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Anti-peeping webcam protects your privacy

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Spammers promote adult webcam sites via Imeem

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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BBC film of remote Trojan horse attack

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Another man accused of “Peeping Tom” webcam hack

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Alleged webcam peeping tom charged in Canada

A 27-year-old man who has been charged almost 60 times with allegations that he used malware to take over victims’ computers and intimidated young women into posing nude for him.


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