Singapore home cams hacked: Are web and mobile cameras secure?

Clips from the hacked footage were uploaded on pornographic sites, with several explicitly tagged as being from Singapore.
Clips from the hacked footage were uploaded on pornographic sites, with several explicitly tagged as being from Singapore.

SINGAPORE - How secure are home surveillance cameras from hackers? Are homes also letting in unwanted prying eyes with so many people having virtual meetings and leaving their laptop cameras turned on while at home?

These questions have surfaced after surveillance camera footage from Singapore homes showed up on pornographic sites, showing people in various stages of undress or compromising positions.

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