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#1 TheSentinel

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Posted 27 April 2018 - 05:55 PM

Hacking the Amazon Alexa virtual assistant to spy on unaware users

Checkmarx experts created a proof-of-concept Amazon Echo Skill for Alexa that instructs the device to eavesdrop on users’ conversations and then sends the transcripts to a website controlled by the attackers. The Alexa virtual assistant could be abused...

April 26, 2018  By Pierluigi Paganini   Posted In  Breaking News  Digital ID  Hacking  Internet of Things  

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