WikiLeaks: Disconnect Your Smart TV

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The massive WikiLeaks disclosures on the CIA’s hacking arsenal are just hitting CNN.

(Yesterday they were mostly dealing with the repeal of Obamacare).

We’ll get a slew of network specialists, security specialists and of course intelligence specialists debating this issue.

Did the CIA exceed its mandate?

Is this bad for Silicon Valley?

What will US allies say?

There will be more details coming out.

I am going to dig through some of the documents myself.

I found a nice article in The Intercept_

The Intercept: WIKILEAKS DUMP SHOWS CIA COULD TURN SMART TVS INTO LISTENING DEVICES.

Big Brother Obama

Baby-monitors, smart-phones, operating systems, car-systems, online games, chatrooms, online support-groups, universities, scientific research, diplomatic communications, financial- and banking systems, tablets, routers, medical facilities, tax- and income-systems, pensions, switchers, PLCs, uranium enrichment plants, navigation systems, satellites, pacemakers, alarm-systems and yes…

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Smart TVs…

All…

… can be hacked.

Do you Donald?

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