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Old 22.06.2016, 15:44
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Do you tape over your webcam?

That little all-seeing eye on the lid of your laptop, do you put a little sticker over it to stop hackers potentially spying on you?

Apparently Mark Zuckerberg does, and he's a trillionaire... coincidence??

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Old 22.06.2016, 15:48
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Re: Do you tape over your webcam?

I cover the camera on my iPad if I take it into the bathroom.
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Old 22.06.2016, 15:52
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Re: Do you tape over your webcam?

I work from home-office a lot, and don't trust the communications entirely.

Wouldn't like to be seen globally while on a conference call with the executive board in my bra and panties.
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Old 22.06.2016, 15:55
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Re: Do you tape over your webcam?

Yay! Another poll!
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Old 22.06.2016, 15:56
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Re: Do you tape over your webcam?

I have worked for customers who demanded me to do so while on their premises... but no, I don't do so myself. I however keep the camera of my smart TV closed (it slides out of the TV) as I don't trust those things as much as I do trust my computers. I actually like the way my surface unlocks by recognizing my face instead of entering a password.
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Old 22.06.2016, 15:58
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That little all-seeing eye on the lid of your laptop, do you put a little sticker over it to stop hackers potentially spying on you?

Apparently Mark Zuckerberg does, and he's a trillionaire... coincidence??
I do, but not to get rich. I just don't want the competition to see the design of my foil hat until the patent goes through.
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Old 22.06.2016, 16:00
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Re: Do you tape over your webcam?

Head of the FXI puts tape over his webcam [1] but does not know why. He saw others doing and thought they are smart, so I'll copy them...


[1] http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-w...ver-his-webcam
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Old 22.06.2016, 16:01
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I work from home-office a lot, and don't trust the communications entirely.

Wouldn't like to be seen globally while on a conference call with the executive board in my bra and panties.
I think I've seen that video
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Old 22.06.2016, 16:02
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I work from home-office a lot, and don't trust the communications entirely.

Wouldn't like to be seen globally while on a conference call with the executive board in my bra and panties.


Ditto!
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Old 22.06.2016, 16:04
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I cover the camera on my iPad if I take it into the bathroom.

I hope you cover the microphone too!
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Old 22.06.2016, 16:05
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Only when masturbating.
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Old 22.06.2016, 16:06
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Re: Do you tape over your webcam?

I once taped over Match of the Day and got battered by my dad...
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Old 22.06.2016, 16:15
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Only when masturbating.

Then how are the eastern-block camgirls meant to see you??


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Old 22.06.2016, 16:16
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Re: Do you tape over your webcam?

Mine's an old standalone that sits on a Sir Adric lego tin & frequently falls off. It has a cover that comes down over the lens. There's so much dust on it, it probably looks like I am in the desert. I think a hacker would have to be way beyond bored to want to spy on me anyway.
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Where is the Yulin option?
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Old 22.06.2016, 16:21
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Re: Do you tape over your webcam?

reminds me of a guy who went on shark tank with an inbention to cover the cam http://eyebloc.com/
unlike Zuckerberg I don't think hackers see any incentives to break into my laptop so no
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I think I've seen that video
Talk about airing your dirty laundry .
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But I did make some very good points.
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Wouldn't like to be seen globally while on a conference call with the executive board in my bra and panties.
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Only when masturbating.
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Re: Do you tape over your webcam?

Honestly, I didn't even know it was a thing. If someone hacked my iPad, he saw a hell lot of me.
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