Monday, March 1, 2010

FBI, US Attorney Investigating Penn. School District’s Computer Spying on Young Students

Democracy now

A suburban Philadelphia school district has been accused of monitoring students at home via school-issued laptops. The webcam monitoring came to light last week after a lawsuit was filed by the family of a fifteen-year-old student who had his webcam activated after the school mistook to complete article

To protect yourselves, students should put a sticky over their web cam when they connect somewhere that says it needs permission to access your computer.

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