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A vast electronic spying operation has infiltrated computers and has stolen documents from hundreds of government and private offices around the world
the researchers said that the system was being controlled from computers based almost exclusively in China, but that they could not say conclusively that the Chinese government was involved.
It can, for example, turn on the camera and audio-recording functions of an infected computer, enabling monitors to see and hear what goes on in a room
they can turn on your camera and audio-recording, they can see and hear what's going on in your room, they can use your webcam to see you, they can turn on your cellphone's microphone, etc... etc.....