As nationwide remote working has surged across the UAE, cybersecurity threats have increased as hackers take advantage of vulnerable devices. Laptop cameras are particularly susceptible and perhaps one of the most invasive forms of hacking. According to a survey conducted by HP, the awareness of webcam hacking is high, with 79 percent of respondents understanding their privacy could be compromised via their laptop’s webcam. The majority of those surveyed physically cover their laptop webcams with tape, post-it stickers, or pieces of paper in order to feel more secure.
As cybersecurity continues to remain a top concern for laptop users, global technology brand, HONOR, has developed enhanced technological elements to prevent security breaches and webcam hacking. HONOR provides an overall younger aesthetics and functions resonating with the needs of global youth with a highly personalized and smart user experience, and this includes developing superior security features to protect privacy.
Privacy Made Easy with Best in Class Security Features
HONOR understands that privacy is as important as design and performance on the laptop. HONOR MagicBook Series comes equipped with a pop-up webcam that is discreetly hidden underneath the camera button on the keyboard. Users can simply tap on the camera button on the keyboard to make the webcam pop up when they need it. This serve as a unique privacy safeguard which protects against remote hijacking and peeping.
Security Right at Your Fingertip
Tired of typing in login password? Thanks to the built-in fingerprint scanner on the power button, users can now effortlessly unlock their MagicBook with just a tap. Furthermore, the fingerprint power button is another privacy safeguard. It also enables instant access from startup to desktop directly for a more secure and effortless login experience.