Security Hacks

Free Professional Grade Webcam Security Software

Free Professional Grade Webcam Security Software

The problem with most motion detection software for personal or business use it that they’re triggered by a leaf, animal, or other insignificant events.  Vitamin D, on the other hand, can detect movements of people, doors opening and closing,...
DIY Rotating Bookshelves, Staircases and Trap Doors

DIY Rotating Bookshelves, Staircases and Trap Doors

Man makes trap door bookshelf – And teaches you how! Ever seen those hidden bookshelves in the Munsters or Scooby Doo? Always wanted one of your own? Hell yeah! Well now you can with these fantastic projects that teach you how to make your own...
Hack a NES Controller into a Security Keypad

Hack a NES Controller into a Security Keypad

Combine the power of an old school Nintendo controller with the Arduino to create your own security system. It’s even webcam enabled and takes a picture of anyone who attempts to enter. The tutorial is quite thorough and will guide you...
Arduino Keypad Security System

Arduino Keypad Security System

Using the endless powers of the Arduino, one man built a keypad entry security system using the Arduino and some servo motors.  The project also uses a speaker to verify the door is locked.  Luckily, the project has detailed build...
How to: Infrared Home Security Alarm System

How to: Infrared Home Security Alarm System

Kip "Kipkay" Kedersha is known for his intriguing and clever how-to and prank videos, even when he teams up with MAKE Magazine. He will show you how to tweak, hack, mod, and bend any technology to your hacking needs. No electronic device,...