This website is streaming 73,000 private security cameras

Insecam claims to feature feeds from IP cameras all over the world, including 11,000 in the U.S. alone. A quick browse will pull up parking lots and stores but also living rooms and bedrooms. “This site has been designed in order to show the importance of the security settings,” the site’s about page says. But it’s also clearly running and profiting off ads.

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Is this about highlighting an important security problem, or profiting off creepy voyeurism—or both?

[Source: Motherboard]

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