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Mr Rice warned: “The ability to access footage remotely is both an internet camera’s biggest selling point and, if not set up correctly, potentially its biggest security weakness.Remember, if you can access your video footage over the internet, then what is stopping someone else from doing the same?
The ICO is urging people to take steps to secure any internet accessible cameras they may own by changing default passwords to something that cannot be easily guessed and which contains a mixture of upper and lower case letters, numbers and characters.
They encourage people who choose to keep using video monitors to change their passwords on their accounts frequently.
A Russian website has been found to be hosting hundreds of feeds of live footage from inside UK homes and businesses, which have been accessed by hacking into people’s webcams, which includes CCTV cameras and baby monitors.
A mother says hackers from another country have been gaining access to their home's nanny cam.
The family told KTTC-TV they first noticed the problem when they heard music coming from the baby's room."We were sleeping in bed, and basically heard some music coming from the nursery, but then when we went into the room the music turned off," said the child's mother, who wishes to remain anonymous.
For now, Leaked Source says it will not make the data set searchable by the general public. For one, the company either stored user passwords in plaintext, without any protection, or hashed them using the notoriously weak SHA1 algorithm, according to Leaked Source.