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Submission + - Chinese appliances spying and injecting malware into Wifi (dailymail.co.uk)

bricko writes: Seems Russians find Chinese appliances have chips to get into Wi/Fi and inject malware......

Russian investigators claim to have found household appliances imported from China which contain hidden microchips that pump spam data and malware into wi-fi networks.

Authorities in St Petersburg allegedly discovered 20 to 30 kettles and irons with 'spy microchips that send some data to the foreign server', according to Russian media.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2480900/China-spying-KETTLE-Bugs-scan-wi-fi-devices-imported-kitchen-gadgets.html#ixzz2jMVNpbF8

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