$28 App Lets Anyone Spy On Private Webcam Feeds

Discussion in 'privacy problems' started by Minimalist, Jun 19, 2017 at 2:16 PM.

  1. Minimalist

    Minimalist Registered Member

    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2014
    Posts:
    6,587
  2. mirimir

    mirimir Registered Member

    Joined:
    Oct 1, 2011
    Posts:
    6,491
    Damn, another site that doesn't like ad blockers :(

    What's the name of the app?
     
  3. Reality

    Reality Registered Member

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2013
    Posts:
    747
    Everytime I see that name forbes I think of ads and malware - so......
     
  4. roger_m

    roger_m Registered Member

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2009
    Posts:
    5,783
    It doesn't name the app. However, you can do the same by going to insecam.org without having to download an app.
     
  5. Minimalist

    Minimalist Registered Member

    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2014
    Posts:
    6,587
    Strange, uBlock Origin on default and I get to Forbes with no problems.
    As roger mentioned, app is not named.
     
  6. EASTER

    EASTER Registered Member

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2007
    Posts:
    6,189
    Location:
    U.S.A. (South)
    Tough.

    If they don't like it then they need to stop cramming all that disruptive garbage and sign up with a less intrusive ad producer.

    I personally have had it up to my neck with the way adware cramming is in full swing now and totally trashing websites or rather the sites are letting this happen and you know that has to cost way more bandwidth (which is throwing bandwidth straight down the drain) and driving traffic in the opposite direction.

    Hah ha In my portable browser that highly restricts stinking javascript, many and I do mean many websites come up with all sort of excuses demanding "you must disable adblocking and turn on javascipt" notices and they can kiss my royal because I am 100% fed up with cable TV lunatic commercials and website crap, BOTH of which I wish there was a new law to outlaw then both and demand they form dedicated websites and TV channels just to be stupid and foolish all on their own.

    This crap is ruinous but more power to all the people/users to add all the severest blocking of the ads they can shove at those idiots.
     
  7. Reality

    Reality Registered Member

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2013
    Posts:
    747
    Any ads AT ALL just has the opposite affect on me. That is, THEY DON'T WORK. PERIOD. I suspect I'm far from the only one.
     
Loading...