In the thread he explained that victims downloaded cracks for computer games and other dubious software.For example, many users in the stream had some free video downloader called Media Get installed.
The thing is that this approach won’t protect you from the main threat: the hacked system would still be hacked and you wouldn’t even know about it.
Yesterday one of 2ch’s users attracted the attention of Russian media.
This man streamed video from the hacked computers on You Tube.
Hacking webcams is a popular activity for young hackers.
While the general public has become aware of this creepy hobby only recently, it has actually been a “hobby” of hackers for years.