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Google Chrome is using webcam

  • 15 September 2021
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Today, I noticed that while browsing in chrome, I got the pop up that Google Chrome is using Webcam. For now, I have disabled webcam through device manager but question is Kaspersky Antivirus security is turned on for Webcam how this happened. Is my Webcam compromised?

 

Windows : Windows 10 Home Single Language

OS Build : 19043.1165

Experience : Windows Feature Experience Pack 120.2212.3530.0

Kaspersky : 21.3.10.391(f) 2021 AO Kaspersky Lab


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  1. question is Kaspersky Antivirus security is turned on for Webcam how this happened. 
  2. Is my Webcam compromised?

Hello @abhikumar

Welcome!

  1. Periodically, this issue comes up with Kaspersky software. 
  2. No. 

Please read similar topic:

Kaspersky says Browser is trying to use my webcam but my webcam shouldn't be working and Kaspersky couldn't find any viruses.

Thank you:pray_tone3:

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