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But when It comes cyberstalkers using information gathered this way for malicious purposes, such as extorting victims for money, Chuvakin believes such schemes are of extremely limited use.
"You have to — presumably — hack into a lot of PCs and figure out where there are naked people.
Shodan's home page touts the service as "the search engine for power plants, refrigerators and webcams," among other things.
Of course, hackers don't need Shodan to access unprotected webcams, or hack into poorly protected devices.
"To protect the physical privacy of consumers, because these devices can be used to violate the physical privacy of consumers, there needs to be greater assurances on the software, easier update functionalities and greater security provided." The FTC did not respond to request for comment.
The agency did issue a report on Wednesday calling on companies to adopt best practices to address consumer privacy and security risks.
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