OT - SECURITY - Even digital cameras are at risk of hacking,

Rene Matthijssen

Not even your digital camera is safe from the threat of malicious computer bugs, according to security researchers.

In a report released earlier this week by analysts at Check Point Software Technologies, researchers detail how they were able to remotely install ransomware on a DSLR by exploiting the standardized Picture Transfer Protocol.

The protocol, developed to allow the transfer of pictures from a camera to one's computer via WiFi is a particularly easy target according to researchers.

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