Chinese made devices are vulnerable to spying and hacking. That includes security cameras, webcams, baby monitors, and e-doorbells. There are almost two million devices that are vulnerable to a type of hacking and spying.
“Whether it’s intentional or not, the vulnerability is still there and could be exploited by the Chinese government, as well as non-state actors,” stated cybersecurity expert Klon Kitchen.
There is research that concluded peer-to-peer software developed by the Chinese is vulnerable to hacking. With the Chinese aggressivly using facial recognition technology for law enforcement, there is a reason for alarm.
It is unsure whether or not this is intentional.