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WikiLeaks: CIA's Dumbo project can hack webcams and corrupt recordings

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WikiLeaks has published the latest installment of its cache of CIA documentation known as Vault 7. This time around we learn about Project Dumbo, a hacking tool which allows for the control of webcams and microphones. Wired, Bluetooth and wireless devices can all be detected by Dumbo. In addition to this, Dumbo gives the CIA the ability to delete or corrupt recordings that have been made. WikiLeaks has published user guides for three versions of Dumbo, the most recent of which is dated June 2015. SEE ALSO: WikiLeaks reveals CIA's Imperial hacking project targeting Mac and Linux WikiLeaks: CIA analyzed… [Continue Reading]

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