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société de l'information et littératie numérique: identité & comportements numériques, sécurité de l'information, réseaux & médias sociaux
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Smile! Hackers Can Silently Access Your Webcam Right Through The Browser (Again)

Smile! Hackers Can Silently Access Your Webcam Right Through The Browser (Again) | digitalcuration | Scoop.it
You know those people who put tape over their laptop's webcam to keep digital peeping toms at bay? They're not crazy.

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Gust MEES's curator insight, June 15, 2013 8:03 AM

 

Fortunately, getting a solid layer of protection against such exploits moving forward is pretty straightforward. For one, you can tape up that webcam — it’s a bit tinfoil hat, sure, but it’s better than having a photo of your bad bits blasted out to the Internet on some shady-ass Tumblr. Second, consider using Firefox* with something like NoScript, disabling it only for trusted sites.

 

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http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Webcam

 

AnnC's curator insight, June 16, 2013 4:18 PM

FYI - you can be seen - how do you look?

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Record and Publish Your Video-Presentation with PresentationTube

Record and Publish Your Video-Presentation with PresentationTube | digitalcuration | Scoop.it

Robin Good: PresentationTube is a downloadable software (for Windows and soon for Mac too) that focuses on helping you open an existing PowerPoint presentation to record over it your video and voice-over. The final output can be saved in a vriety of standard file formats and can be published to PresentationTube or to any other video sharing site.

 

Key additional features include:

- Whiteboard

- Integrated zoomable browser

- Pause recording anytime

- Output to WMV, FLV, AVI

- Multiple output layout options

 

Free and paid versions avilable. (The free version is limited to:
- Only 15 mins video recording time length.
- Limited video recording options.
- Personal and home use only license. Paid version is $50).

 

Download and instructions: http://presentationtube.net/index_record.php

Examples: http://presentationtube.net/index_watch.php

Try it out now: http://www.presentationtube.net/

 

 


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