An anonymous reader writes: A article on The Register titled ' Hey, does your Smart TV have a mic? Enjoy your surveillance, bro ' talks about a demo that was given in London last month by NCC Group where they turned a modern TV into an audio bug. Given the Snowden revelations and what we've seen previously about older tech being deprecated how can we protect ourselves with the modern devices (other than not connecting them to the Internet)?
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