Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Sunday November 29, 2015

Hackers Can Hijack Wi-Fi Hello Barbie

The Hello Barbie, a doll that transmits what you say so it can be analyzed on cloud servers, has surprisingly been found to be a security and privacy riskآ…

It was the ease with which the doll was compromise that was most concerning. The information stored by the doll could allow hackers to take over a home Wi-Fi network and from there gain access to other internet connected devices, steal personal information and cause other problems for the owners, potentially without their knowledge.