A person uses an all-in-one smart home control system. Photo: Shutterstock
A person uses an all-in-one smart home control system. Photo: Shutterstock
South Korea

South Korea boosts laws after hacker sells nude videos from smart home devices for bitcoin

  • Hundreds of apartment buildings across the country were targeted, with compromising footage of residents’ private lives sold on the dark web
  • The incident has prompted the government to strengthen cybersecurity rules to protect residents in a country where 63 per cent of people live in flats

Topic |   South Korea
A person uses an all-in-one smart home control system. Photo: Shutterstock
A person uses an all-in-one smart home control system. Photo: Shutterstock
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