Slimme meters onthullen welke films jij kijkt

Artikel van het bedrijf Sophos, over de presentatie van de Duitse onderzoekers van Münster University of Applied Sciences, :

They tested different appliances to demonstrate the unique signatures their power consumption show on the two second interval graphs. This data could identify when the refrigerator was running, when you may be home or away or even sleeping.

They then looked at electrical usage of plasma, LCD and CRT televisions and could see differences in power consumption based on the brightness levels displayed for different scenes in TV shows and movies.

Bron: Smart meter hacking can disclose which TV shows and movies you watch