back to article Telepresence robot 'hackable' – security researchers

The IoT has thrown up a fresh set of vulnerabilities, this time in a telepresence robot from Double Robotics. Double Robotics Telepresence Robot offers a mobile conferencing device that allows the remote user to roam around an office for "face-to-face" conversations. Security researchers at Rapid7 disclosed multiple …

  1. Anonymous Coward
    Boffin

    Don't go there!

    Obligatory Dilbert.

  2. Mark 85 Silver badge

    So then, one could hack/fiddle their way into it and then have it run amok? I'm betting there's someone who will do this and then some TLA will call it a "terrorist" action.

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Judging by the description of "roaming around an office," this gadget will be used primarily by upper management. How could hackers possibly make it do MORE damage?

  3. jgarry

    Next will be the Double Penetration Robot

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