Practical or frivolous related accessories abound. If Alexa and Google are considered intrusive, they are far from alone, as evidenced by the statement that spies these spies linked.
A few years ago, what it is called smart pregnant like Google Home and organized Amazon EchoThey were invited into the house. Connecting to the network, they open ear to hear the voice commands of their owners and run. In order to answer the questions and improve control while listening to the data collected will inevitably be transferred to servers Internet giants. They, of course, very easy to use, but it is always difficult to understand that these interceptors to collect and transmit such information. To answer this question, researchers from Princeton University in the US created an app to spy a spy in power.
baptizedopen source application allows you to monitor the performance of all not only the speakers are connected, but all the accessories that transmit personal data to a remote server. on them Researchers gave inspiring examples of small maneuvers in fresh Realize connected accessories. We learn that the lamp is connected transmits data in China strange URL. In addition, it appears that Google Chromecast, even if not activated, will seek to maintain a direct link with their servers.
An application that spies on spies and spying on you
The application is currently only available for MacOS and only works with Firefox and Google Chrome browsers. It can track up to 50It is very easy to use, as the Futura was visible. Version for Windows and Linux also needs to be done.
The height of this application & # 39 is that the data of accessories related intercepts sent to researchers. I have to say that they need these elements to make them search database. They must be, in addition, together with other laboratories.