Recently, people idly noticed Mark Zuckerberg covers his Mac’s webcam with a piece of tape. He’s not alone, as the head of the FBI does it as well. And it’s been an unquestioned axiom of web security for years: Cover up your webcam. But covering your webcam is often little more than a placebo that keeps people from protecting their computers.
Can Somebody Hack My Webcam?
Yes, hackers can indeed breach your webcam. In fact, it’s relatively easy to do. The most notorious...