Is my microphone tapped? Thanks to click-jacking, trojan horses and malware, governments and hackers have found ways to listen in on your conversations. Microphone Lock enables you to lock your microphone and refuse access by any app. If your microphone was already in use, its audio will silence immediately.
"the FBI can listen to your laptop via your microphone"www.businessinsider.com
And, if you unlock your microphone for normal use and forgot to lock it again, don't worry: Microphone Lock detects (unwanted) access and alerts you. Even if some other app only prepares a microphone for standby.FEATURES
Microphone Lock completely disables microphone access by any app
Lock specific microphones
Fast keyboard shortcuts to lock/unlock all microphones
Automatic notifications when a microphone is accessed
System status bar icon shows microphone lock/access
Log with most recent microphone activity
Adjustable alert sound (on/ off)
Automatic launch at logon (on/ off)
Autolock with sreensaver/screenlock (on/ off)
Synchronizes with Camera Lock (separately available in the Mac AppStore)
Fully compatible with built-in microphone, line input, and external analog microphones
Generic USB audio devices may support lock or access alerts only partially
Apple LED Cinema and Thunderbolt displays support full microphone locking, and limited access alerts
Microphone Lock automatically lists all your audio input devices and their compatibility
Get more grip on your privacy, lock your microphone and detect intruders.
Microphone Lock was developed to minimize the risk of unauthorized microphone access. Future advances in operating system as well as hacking may affect the risk. The only 100% secure way to prevent unauthorized microphone access is to have no microphone at all.
Support for OSX Yosemite
Microphone Lock (net.qneo.microphonelock) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of Software.com.
The latest version that our users have reported running on their systems is Microphone Lock 1.4.1. The most popular version of this application used by our users is Microphone Lock 1.4.0.
Operating System: Mac
Minimum OS version: 10.10
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