How to hack CCTV cameras ?

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How to Hack Private CCTV cameras ?

Now a days CCTV cameras are used many place like  shops, malls, offices, warehouse etc and more. for security reason and for many more purposes. This  guide will show you how to hack CCTV cameras. If  search on Google for CCTV camera hacking , you  will be find tricks for public CCTV camera hacking tricks. But here you will be hack private CCTV cameras.


How to download angry ip scanner ?

Step 1: Download Angry Ip Scanner

               Angry Ip scanner is powerful GUI Port scanner .
               Angry Ip scanner available for all major OS.

ipscan win10

Download and Install Angry ip scanner

Hacking CCTV cameras

Step 2: Choose Ip Address Range

Its important that how to choose proper ip address range for CCTV camera hacking. CCTV cameras are connected with broadband internet connection. If your accessing broadband router then find your public ip address. Just type ‘My IP’ in Google or Bing search bar. Google will show your public ip address.


Here is my public ip . So ip range can be or or or

Step 3: Configure Angry Ip for CCTV Camera Hacking

             Open Angry Ip Scanner

            Go to tools > Preferences > Ports | add ports 80,8080,23 in Port selection tab

           It will scan 80,8080 and 23 port.

angry ip interface

We need add web detect. Web detect can show short details about device details connected to internet. like as follows:
     1. CCTV camera model name
     2. CCTV camera name
     3. Router name or router model name
        Add web detect as follows
       Go to Tools > Fetchers > add (<<) web detect

angry-ip select fectator

Click OK.

Step 4: Start Ip Range Scanning
              Add ip range in Ip range tab and click start .

After scanning finished you will find interesting information in web detect tab some examples as follows:                                                                                     

    1.RomPager/4.07 UPnP/1.0 ­­­­­—- router 
    2.uc­httpd 1.0.0 ­­­­­ CCTV —- camera
    3.DVRDVS­Webs ­­­­­ CCTV —- camera
    4. microhttpd ­­­­­—- router
    5.Webs ­­­­­ CCTV —- camera
    6.Hikvision­Webs ­­­­­ CCTV —- camera
    7.iBall­Baton ­­­­­ CCTV —- camera

Copy ip address of detected CCTV camera and pest  in browser press enter.


Step 5: Default Username and Password

     Most of the CCTV cameras and router configured default username and password. example

      Username : admin | password : admin
      Username : admin | password : (blank password)
      Username : admin | password : 12345
      Username : admin | password : 9999

You can find default username and password list trying some googling some CCTV cameras need plugin, you can download from same page. If not found plugin at same page then go to manufacture website site and download it.

Step 6: Crack CCTV Camera Password Using Hydra If default password not work then we need to crack it. hydra is powerful brute for tool can crack CCTV cameras password.

Note: There are 100s of bruteforcing tools availble like hashcatocl but we’ll focus on hydra as its our favourite.

Now fire up kali

hydra ­s 80 ­l admin ­P /root/Desktop/wl/cctvpass.txt ­e ns ­t 16 targetIP http*


Hydra syntax :
    -s 80 — define port number
    -l admin — default login name admin
    -P /root/desktop/worldlist.txt — choose your word list for brute force
    -e — empty password
     ns — try login as password and try empty password
     http — port name for attack


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