FBI Director warns people to tape their Webcams and the reason will frighten you
3 Are we slowly entering Orwell’s 1984?
It definitely seems that the dystopian world of 1984 is secretly bearing down upon us without our awareness and knowledge because your life isn’t at all as private as you think it to be. Even Mark Zuckerberg recently posted a photo on social media showing his laptop webcam taped with black tape.
Well the only way to prevent such an infringement on your privacy is to take Comey’s advice and tape your webcam and your microphone too. To quote Comey
“I saw something in the news, so I copied it. I put a piece of tape — I have obviously a laptop, personal laptop — I put a piece of tape over the camera. Because I saw somebody smarter than I am had a piece of tape over their camera’’.