A from New Zealand had a shock they stayed at a hotel in Ireland. There was a hidden camera in hotel room. The camera was live-streaming their over the Internet to the world. The father in the family was an IT consultant. He was an on wifi networks. When he was in his room, he scanned the wifi network at the hotel. He noticed there was one device called "IP camera". This did not belong to him or his wife, so he became . He was able to find the live-stream from the camera on the hotel's . He said: "I could see the live-stream video of myself looking at my phone. I had this , sinking feeling that we were being watched."
The man found the camera hidden in a detector in the ceiling of his hotel room. He immediately contacted the company Airbnb to complain. He said Airbnb did not give any advice about what to do. He said Airbnb did not seem to think the hidden camera was a . Airbnb later said they had made a and apologized to the man and his family. It said: "The and privacy of our community is our priority. We strictly prohibit hidden cameras in hotels." Hidden cameras in hotel rooms are becoming a problem around the . Last year, two South Korean were arrested for secretly 1,600 guests in "love hotels". These are where go for a "romantic" time.