With technology advancing each day, we’re all a bit concerned for our privacy. But you’d know if the government was keeping tabs on you, right? Scarily enough, the ACLU says the government is slicker than you think. Think someone is spying on you? Here are the bizarre signs to watch out for. Make sure you turn off one tech item ASAP on page 10.
1. You own a ‘smart’ TV
All of your “smart” technology is cool — but it’s not doing your privacy any favors. USA Today reports WikiLeaks revealed the CIA can break into Samsung Smart TVs. While you may expect such a break-in to be possible on your phone or computer, this new information worries many.
Samsung told the news source that “protecting consumers’ privacy and the security of our devices is a top priority,” and they were “urgently looking into the matter.” For now, though, you may want to be careful about what you say when you watch your favorite show.
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