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Oct 9 2008   5:14AM GMT

Overheard and overseen: Is your webcam spying on you?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
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jeremiah_grossman.jpg “Web pages know what websites you’ve been to (without JS), where you’re logged-in, what you watch on YouTube, and now they can literally “see” and “hear” you (via Clickjacking + Adobe Flash). Separate from the several technical details on how to accomplish this feat, that’s the big secret Robert “RSnake” Hansen and myself weren’t able to reveal at the OWASP conference at Adobe’s request. So if you’ve noticed a curious post-it note over a few of the WhiteHat employee machines, that’s why.”

Jeremiah Grossman, of WhiteHat Security: Web pages can see you and hear you.

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