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Man Controlling Kitchen With App On His Phone A man controlling the kitchen with an app on his phone. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Earlier this month, a parent’s worse nightmare came true for a Mississippi family when a hacker gained access to a Ring security camera. The hacker was able to speak through the camera, which was installed in the LeMay family’s daughters’ shared bedroom, and torment their 8-year-old daughter, including telling her he was Santa Clause and playing eerie music from the horror movie “Insidious.”

Heather A. Turner

Heather A. Turner is the managing editor of ALM's NU Property & Casualty Group. She can be reached at [email protected].

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