Smart TVs can be used by hackers to spy on you


Arseniy Shcheltsin, CEO of Russian company Digital Platforms, said in an interview that modern TVs with Smart TV function are able to spy on their owners on a permanent basis.

Such capabilities of “smart” TVs, as noted, can record everything that happens around them on audio and video. These Smart TV features are used to receive commands transmitted by gestures or voice, for example, turn on the app, switch the TV channel, turn on or off the TV, and make the sound louder or turn it off.

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