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Scariest Search Engine

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

THE 'scariest search engine' is peering in the darkest corners of the internet and finding servers, webcams, traffic lights and even power plants open to anyone with a computer.

Shodan, dubbed the 'search engine for hackers', collects information on 500 million devices every month, CNN reports.

The search engine was named after the villain in the cyberpunk role-playing games System Shock and System Shock 2 See April 10 2013