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Cops Catch Hackers Who Breached 65 Per Cent Of DC’s Surveillance System

Cops Catch Hackers Who Breached 65 Per Cent Of DC’s Surveillance System

Back in January, police acknowledged that a mysterious hack had injected ransomware into Washington DC’s CCTV surveillance system. Now authorities have identified two Romanian suspects they say were responsible for hacking 123 of DC’s 187 surveillance cameras, as part of broader extortion plan.

Artist Installs 150 CCTV Cameras On Side Of Building

Artist Installs 150 CCTV Cameras On Side Of Building

On the side of a building in Madrid, the Spanish artist SpY recently installed 150 CCTV cameras with, in the artist’s words, “the intention of not watching over anything.” It kind of makes us long for the days when CCTV was the most threatening symbol of the surveillance state. [SpY;…