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FBI warns against smart TVs hacking vulnerabilities

Monday 2 December 2019 | 13:45 CET | News
The FBI has published a list of tips to help smart TV end-users prevent hackers from taking control of their smart TVs or using unsecured smart TVs to find easy access to their computers through their routers. The agency warned hackers can take control of unsecured TVs to cyber-stalk their end-users, for instance.

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