Hackers accessed the cameras by using default passwords set by the manufacturers, British officials said Thursday.Those log-in details are freely available online, leaving the unsecured cameras accessible to anyone.
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Often the owner wants you to see the view, in case of beautiful nature or a world famous touristic attraction, but sometimes the people you see are not aware at all that they can be viewed by anyone in the world!
- AXIS cams in countries (A-Z) (Tom Kooi) - John Bokma, a freelance Perl programmer, born in the Netherlands, but currently living with Esme in Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico, already in January 2005 issued the website Security webcam hunting with Google, with a great number of search orders.
This means that if the manufacturer puts their name in the banner, we can search by it. One of my favorites is webcamxp, and when we type this into the Shodan search engine, it pulls up links to hundreds, if not thousands, of web-enabled webcams around the world! Although some of these webcams are unprotected, many of them will require authentication.
The first step is to try the default username and password.