Breaking Into a Smart Home With A Laser - Smarter Every Day 229

26-Dek, 2019
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  • Thumbs up if you got an ad for some kind of always listening device before the video. Thank you for taking time to watch. When I read the paper I knew I had to make a video about this. I hope you enjoy it. If you feel like this has earned your support, the Patreon link is here and I'd be grateful.

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    • It's advisible to hire a white hat hacker, Darin Adler on Instagram got me access to a locked IPhone, check him out

      Sophie WilsonSophie Wilson7 kun oldin
    • ​@J S It's usually done with the laser's reflection from a window's glass, but technically, yes, any reflective surface which can vibrate sufficiently should work. Also, newer laser microphone prototypes have been developed and demonstrated which can also pick up sound via plants, vapor or smoke, or a bag of potato chips (or, if located in the UK, a bag of potato crisps). The original form is probably from around 1947, but this devices just used a beam of infrared light (lasers weren't invented yet). Microwave radiation can be used to pick up sound from or through walls (doppler radar).

      Klaus StockKlaus Stock14 kun oldin
    • remember when you tried to sell me simply safe...........................................................................................................................................................destin.

      TheRealFourthHorsemanTheRealFourthHorseman24 kun oldin
    • I dont know if anyone cares but yesterday I hacked my girl friends Instagram password by using InstaPortal. You can find it by Googling for insta portal password hack enjoy!

      Raul AlanRaul AlanOy oldin
    • Absolutely I was talking to wife asking to get onions from the store, next ad on my phone was the benefits of onion juice on Facebook. Big brother is always listening

      Brad DavidsonBrad Davidson3 oy oldin
  • what software is used to push the raw or wav sound to the laser head ?

    Live Streams 2021Live Streams 2021Kun oldin
  • Interesting, if for example on an Amazon Echo device you press the button to disable the microphone, does this prevent this kind of MEMs attack?

    Mike PerrettMike PerrettKun oldin
  • I had to verify my voice with my phone number after you said "Hey Google"

    Deejay JeanPDeejay JeanP5 kun oldin
  • That is so creepy!!! It worked on my echo dot

    MurpMurp8 kun oldin
  • criminals in the year 3504 be like:

    Jayden HazyelJayden Hazyel8 kun oldin
  • What stupid people use such thngs like Alexa and so on, are they not able to do it themselves ?

    Falk MapFalk Map9 kun oldin
  • dude why are you breaking into houses

    Damani ShabazzDamani Shabazz9 kun oldin
  • You can break into any home with a laser depending on it's power

    Guilherme Ferreira FrancoGuilherme Ferreira Franco10 kun oldin
  • 17:30 the difference between something that might fail and something that couldnt possibly fail is that when the thing that couldnt possibly fail fails it often turns out to be impossible to get at and repair

    jamcdonald120jamcdonald12010 kun oldin
  • Very good video. You some it up nicely. Never buy a new product without seeing the proof that they effective. Which is a problem with cars because they change so fast. And any devices as matter of fact.

    Yvan HarveyYvan Harvey11 kun oldin
  • It would be crazy if you could do that with an invisible light, like an infrared or ultraviolet light or something.

    Zhaoze WangZhaoze Wang11 kun oldin
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  • "I don't think people are like, crazy vulnerable" Opens locks with light. You're right, doesn't sound too vulnerable to me. I'll stick to mechanical locks for me though, thanks.

    Shadow FallShadow Fall13 kun oldin
  • Personally i would never have any AI system in my home. All the assistant AI are completely insecure, not just for smart thieves but also for governments. smart homes are not smart.

    LinroxLinrox14 kun oldin

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  • 7:20 He talks like Elon Musk

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  • Super Video bro

    Spencer CochranSpencer Cochran14 kun oldin
  • almost 10m views and asking for patreon. IMAGINE.

    Janoy CresvaJanoy Cresva15 kun oldin
  • Why do u not make money with youtube

    Timi SchnitzhoferTimi Schnitzhofer15 kun oldin
  • Ahh the good old Thorlabs stuff

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  • 11:12 If I ask the Google Assistant to delete some activity from my account while my phone is locked, it'll ask me to unlock it.

    juoig7799juoig779917 kun oldin
  • You're recorded the frequency off your voice and converted in light frequency

    Efren LaboyEfren Laboy18 kun oldin
  • Just seeing this. Great stuff. A little shocked but not surprised this is possible. What made you consider Patreon ca your own website? Maybe you have changed since this video is a bit older. Keep making great internet!

    DreadmystvtDreadmystvt18 kun oldin
  • Just don't have a house

    BekfathtBekfatht20 kun oldin
  • Is nobody going to mention how much this guy looks and sounds like Wrek-it-Ralph

    VexeruxVexerux20 kun oldin
  • I gave it a thumbs up cuz I knew it was going the right direction then he busted out with the home printed camera adapter for the microscope! " I love microscopes" lol

    Scotty BarnettScotty Barnett20 kun oldin
  • Time travel exist lol

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  • ok so first of all, no robber is going to be having the thinking ability to work out such an elaborate house breaking

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  • 02:29 I though he was slanderman

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  • the only thing my alexa can do with my house is my bedroom light, and theyre both upstairs

    JavaJackBJavaJackB27 kun oldin
  • I can't even get Alexa to do what I tell her to do with my voice half the time.....i am so behind the times....

    Matt SchoularMatt Schoular28 kun oldin
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  • So, a neat thing that happens while I am watching this; Destin's voice triggers my Google home.

    Damien MorphetDamien Morphet29 kun oldin
  • Great video!

    Hector PerezHector Perez29 kun oldin
  • OMG OO KMY GOD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  • OMG

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  • The innocent days of late 2019.

    Downstream01Downstream01Oy oldin
  • At 8:51 in the video it set my thermostat to 70 degrees bc my phone was by the computer! =:-O So I thought these things were supposed to learn different voices, aka NOT respond to other people? Since this is more than a year old, has any of them fixed this security issue?

    NBSTL68NBSTL68Oy oldin
  • You should have hummed a tune to make them move under microscope

    The SqoouThe SqoouOy oldin
  • Nest is complete vulnerable. The only people who might not be able to hack it is the people who actually own one. Both criminals and law enforcement have hacked the Nest.

    Ed ParachiniEd ParachiniOy oldin
  • No one does it better than MOVINGCYBER>>ON>>I>>Ghe's just so good at this WOOO .........

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  • Yeah I heard this is possible but didt belive it

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    Костянтин БолтівецьКостянтин БолтівецьOy oldin
  • It almost worked on my Google Nest but it needed verification from my cell phone. I guess it needed to send a text message because it said that it did not recognize the voice.

    Rock HashRock HashOy oldin
  • "Hey Google; we're about to shoot you with a laser" "I don't-I-undertand-don't understand" *Chuckles* "You will." WTH LMAOOOOO

    The Great AvocadoThe Great AvocadoOy oldin
  • I thought he was gonna say MEME turns out its MEMS

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  • Thank you! I just got reminded to subscribe, and not somebody saying "Hey Google, play never gonna give you up on spotify.".

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  • Could the effect of vibrating the membrane with a laser be due to light pressure?

    Daniel DiBonoDaniel DiBonoOy oldin
  • I remember many, many years ago... TV Show "Mr. Wizard" He demonstrated a science experiment using flashlights and audio sources. Using the flashlights to project sound across the room... Thought was the coolest thing ever..... 30+ years ago. Enjoy your Videos!!! Thanks.

    Jeremiah KramerJeremiah KramerOy oldin

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  • Get smart every day is become been vulnerable every day......????

    Carlos CardonaCarlos CardonaOy oldin
  • START MY DAY AND GET SMARTER THINGS TO TALK ABOUT... Stupid people call it a smart phone. Smart people say "What can this do?" SMARTER EVERY DAY...

    Socio PatheticSocio PatheticOy oldin
  • Would it not be easier just to record a voice? Getting all that equipment isnt that easy. People are gonna get all panic. Humans panic easy look at covid...

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  • I'm going to have to tell my teenage son to stop watching your channel. He keeps learning about things from you and I'm supposed to know more than him! :) Great stuff. Thanks for all you're doing!

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  • The thing is, that smart home tech is pretty useful and easy to use, if it wouldnt be so bad...

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  • You forgot Cortana

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  • Thanks for this Destin! I've had my eye on a neighbor's 65 in TV and now I know just how I'm gonna get me it. Muahahana

    Josh LiesJosh LiesOy oldin
  • As an electrical engineer this was pretty obvious

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  • I got an Alexa ad wile watching this

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  • they call them smart devices, but instead of OK, it should answer Duh OK.

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  • I'm going to be honest here it seems like these issues could easily be fixed by using a pop filter on the mic

    Lapez CreeperLapez CreeperOy oldin
  • No. No. And no again lmao🤣😂😆 never would you guy's have a hope to get through my system. 🤣😂😆😂🤣😂😂😂😂😂😂😂I can do it but even if I unlocked my device you still have a issue. Otherwise I wouldn't have installed it.

    Paul FerrisPaul FerrisOy oldin
  • Already secured mine. Tried tested and failed to get past it, even with the knowledge of the way I overcame the security risk. 🤣😂

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  • Bro... Why dont google hire this as mechanical security expert. He clearly knows whats he doing

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  • Destin, you have the absolute best channel on UZworld.. I really wish you had your own TV show

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  • BAHAHAHHA you saying "Ok Google" didnt work

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  • At this point just break the window 🙄

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  • so, infrared and an ungodly amount of power = alignment issues fixed? or does this require even more precise pulse length than the potential time increases from added refractory distance?

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