Hacking a Robot Vacuum

2018-07-31T11:40:07
ID SCHNEIER:4F0C443B4B9E2E56B77131B3EFC35AA5
Type schneier
Reporter Bruce Schneier
Modified 2018-07-31T11:40:07

Description

The Diqee 360 robotic vacuum cleaner can be turned into a surveillance device. The attack requires physical access to the device, so in the scheme of things it's not a big deal. But why in the world is the vacuum equipped with a microphone?