Serious Discussion Micro Snitch 1.6 - Is someone spying on your Microphone or Camera?


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Jan 8, 2011
This ultra-light menu bar application operates inconspicuously in the background. It monitors and reports any microphone and camera activity to help you figure out if someone’s spying on you.

Release notes: Micro Snitch - Know when someone spies on you
Micro Snitch 1.6 (1328) - October 25, 2022
  • Improved compatibility with macOS Ventura
  • Added option to turn off camera activity notifications on Apple Silicon Macs running macOS Big Sur and Monterey. Due to a bug in these macOS versions, the built-in camera may sometimes be incorrectly reported as active for a short moment. This bug has already been fixed in macOS Ventura.

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