security camera

hackers

Watch a Hacker Access Nest Cameras and Demand People Subscribe to PewDiePie

Nest's weak password requirements helped him pull off the hack.
Samantha Cole
1.23.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Five Questions for the Guy Who Licked a Stranger’s Doorbell for Three Hours

Why the doorbell and not the doorknob? Is it because of taste?
Mack Lamoureux
1.9.19
SURVEILLANCE

A Mixup Let a Stranger Watch a Woman Through Her Security Cameras

Shelan Faith got a "terrifying" letter warning her that a stranger could see her, her child's room, and people ringing her doorbell through her home security cameras.
Jordan Pearson
9.6.18
creepy

Untold Numbers of Canadians Are Streaming Live Online Without Their Knowledge

Daycares, churches, cops—it’s all streaming live.
Jordan Pearson
5.4.17
DYN

Twitter Account Shows Mirai Botnets Using Your Security Camera In Cyber Turf War

Huge armies of infected devices are attacking everyone. Even each other.
Janus Kopfstein
10.22.16
SURVEILLANCE

These Surveillance Cameras Can Tell When You're Drunk

46 new cameras have been installed this week in the Kyobashi station in Osaka, and here’s the catch: they’re programmed to automatically scan passengers for signs of intoxication and alert attendants if necessary.
Javier Cabral
8.13.15
Restaurant Confessionals

Wave Hello to the Creepy Person Watching You Eat from a Security Camera

Almost every restaurant has a peeping Tom who is there to witness your Solange-style video camera shame, down to the last fart. This unfortunate soul is almost always the office manager. We talked to one who has witnessed some of the horrifying acts...
Anonymous
6.10.14
Art

Hacked Traffic Cams Create Kaleidoscopic Images Of New York City

James Bridles' "Rorschcam" turns the traffic footage into Rorschach Test-like visualizations.
Johnny Magdaleno
3.12.14