FBI warns smart TVs may be spying on owners
09 December 2019 | 2:44 pm
The FBI issued a pre-holiday warning regarding the various security risks that could result from purchasing a smart TV. At the low end of the risk spectrum, they can change channels, play with the volume, and show your kids inappropriate videos.
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Atiq Ahmed, imprisoned since 2019, was being taken to the hospital by police when gunmen posing as journalists opened fire at close range. The TV footage showed the assailants chanting Hindu slogans after the attack.
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Hackers took over the broadcasts of several TV and radio stations in the regions bordering Ukraine. The Kremlin said authorities have regained control of the airwaves.
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