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The woman was shocked when she received two nude photos of herself by e-mail.
But Wolf says she never saw the light on her laptop go on.
“People are starting to think about what happens when you can reprogram each of those,” Miller says.
For example, he demonstrated an attack last year on the software that controls Apple batteries, which causes the battery to discharge rapidly, potentially leading to a fire or explosion.
Another researcher was able to convert the built-in Apple keyboard into spyware using a similar method.
The FBI says it found software on Abrahams’s computer that allowed him to spy remotely on her and numerous other women. While her case was instant fodder for celebrity gossip sites, it left a serious issue unresolved.
Most laptops with built-in cameras have an important privacy feature — a light that is supposed to turn on any time the camera is in use.
But more sophisticated remote monitoring tools may already have the capabilities to suppress the warning light, says Morgan Marquis-Boire, a security researcher at the University of Toronto.