Joe Biden's Peloton Smartbike Might Not Make It To The White House

Will Strickson 21 Jan 2021 President's stationary bike poses security risk due to its camera, microphone and connectivity expert warns Newly-inaugurated US President Joe Biden may not be allowed to take his Peloton bike with him to the White House, an expert has warned. The bike, bought by the President and his wife, Dr Jill Biden, to keep fit during the Covid-19 pandemic , could pose a potential cyber security risk due to its microphone, camera and internet connectivity. Max Kilger, associate professor in practice and director of the Data Analytics Program at the University of Texas told Popular Mechanics : 'You're connected to the internet, even though there are firewalls and intrusion detection software... Those things can be gotten around if you're really good and skilled.' Both the microphone and camera fitted to a Peloton bike are controlled by the operating system on your connected device and the bike ...

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