Researcher: 90% Of ‘Smart’ TVs Can Be Compromised Remotely (Techdirt)

Techdirt: Researcher: 90% Of ‘Smart’ TVs Can Be Compromised Remotely. “While the recent Samsung Smart TV vulnerabilities exposed by Wikileaks (aka Weeping Angel) required an in-person delivery of a malicious payload via USB drive, more distant, remote attacks are unsurprisingly also a problem. Rafael Scheel, a security researcher working for Swiss cyber security consulting company Oneconsult, recently revealed that around 90% of smart televisions are vulnerable to a remote attack using rogue DVB-T (Digital Video Broadcasting – Terrestrial) signals.” so glad I have a stupid TV.

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