WikiLeaks told how the CIA was spying by using Samsung TVs

MOSCOW, 7 Mar RIA Novosti. The CIA is using cyber technology has made “smart” Samsung TVs hidden microphones that record and transmit conversations of their owners on the Department’s servers, the website WikiLeaks, citing confidential documents of the Department.

On Tuesday, WikiLeaks has published more than 8.7 million documents stored in the isolated internal network of the Center for cierraspice based in the headquarters of the CIA in Langley.

As follows from the site documents, cyber attacks on television devices Samsung was developed by the CIA along with British intelligence MI-5. The malware, called Weeping Angel (“the Weeping angel”), created the appearance off of the TV, which actually began to act like a giant bug, recording what is happening in the room talking.

The founder of cybersecurity Rendition Infosec Jake Williams told the associated Press that, in his opinion, the documents published by WikiLeaks are authentic.