Airbnb is an amazing choice to find a place to stay that’s most suitable for your need. But with the freedom to list comes with the worry that not all Airbnb owners are out to do an honest business, especially because Airbnb cannot personally ensure the safety of the places in person.
Ex-hacker Marcus Hutchins shares on TikTok how you can spot the hidden cameras in Airbnbs.
Marcus Hutchins had two felonies charges as he was involved in digital hacking during his teenage years. But most people are probably more acquainted with his achievement in stopping WannaCry’s huge ransomware attack as MalwareTech from Britain.
Yes, the man is a huge genius. He is currently employed by Kryptos Logic, a cybersecurity firm. And right now, he reveals the easiest ways people can spot hidden cameras in commonly used spots in any hotel or Airbnbs.
The informative video has gone viral with more than 16 million views now.
He added, “The front-facing camera is the only one that tends to work because the back-facing one has an air filter.”
People share their thoughts on the newfound survival skill.