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Amazon’s Echo privacy flub has big implications for IT

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Amazon has confirmed a report that one of its Echo devices recorded a family’s conversation and then messaged it to a random person on the family’s contact list, who is an employee of a family member.

But Amazon, in a statement emailed to Computerworld, confirmed every privacy advocate’s worst nightmare with its explanation: “Amazon Echo woke up due to a word in background conversation sounding like ‘Alexa.’ Then, the subsequent conversation was hea…
Computerworld

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