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FBI Director Urges Everyone To Cover Their Webcam

Cover your cam from hackers taking control of it

Cover your cam from hackers taking control of it

The FBI director on Wednesday defended the idea of putting tape over personal laptop’s webcam. He claims that this is a necessary security step and should be taken as a common sense by everyone one.

Director James Comey said that one of the sensible things you should do is put tape on your webcam whether it’s on your laptop or your PC.  He said this during a conference at Center for Strategic and International Studies.

He also said that there is a reason why so many computer screen these days come with webcams that have a small lid on them.

Read more http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/295933-fbi-director-cover-up-your-webcam

Elliot Speers

Elliot Speers

Elliot has been building & breaking computers since his father owned a computer repair store in the late 80's. An ethical hacker he is always looking out for the little guy and sharing his knowledge online and off.
Elliot Speers

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