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Smart TV Hacking (Video: Oneconsult Talk at EBU Media Cybersecurity Seminar)

In this presentation at the Media Cybersecurity Seminar of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), Rafael Scheel (Senior Penetration Tester & Security Researcher at Oneconsult AG) gives an introduction to IoT cybersecurity and shows in a live hacking demo an attack which allows to remotely takeover bulks of smart TVs over the TV stream signal.

About 90% of the TVs sold in the last years are potential victims of similar attacks. Video:

UPDATE: The DVB Steering Board has approved updates to the technical specifications to prevent man-in-the-middle attacks. Links to the press release and the updated specifications:

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