The FBI put a warning on its official website so that users know about the security risks associated with Smart TVs. Many do not know that there are some security concerns that you should keep an eye out for on your Smart TVs. With the increase in applications and streaming services for our TVs, it is also a new target for attackers.
They might jeopardize the security of your TV to get access to your router or maybe hear to you or even watch you in your own home if there is a microphone/video camera on the TV.
So, they highlight the reasons why you should be worried about the security of your Smart TVs just like you are for your phone. And, it is a message worth paying attention to. It can all add up to people infiltrating your pvt space and invading your home’s privacy.
These days you can’t be too careful. Devices are watching and listening to you and at times all the time.