The Snooper’s Charter – Government’s Spy Eyes
Smart Toys to Spy on People
“A range of devices that have been in the news recently, in relation to a hack, are children’s toys that children can interact with,” Walker told the committee. “These are devices that may sit in a child’s bedroom but are accessible.”
- What you just said.
- What you watch on your home and what you don’t.
- The actual location of your washing machine, laundry baskets and dishwasher tables.
- Where you put your keys, credit card, passport, and wallet.
“In theory, the manufacturer of those products could be the subject of a warrant to enable equipment interference with those devices,”Walker said. “So the potential extent, I think, is something that needs to be carefully considered.”