I am new to Glasswire…but I am working on Windows 10 and whenever I plug in/out my usb microphone GW tells me that its being activated and deactivated by the process called MS Edge Content Server…is this a bug or what?
According to this article https://blogs.windows.com/msedgedev/2015/05/13/announcing-media-capture-functionality-in-microsoft-edge/#3UKcyk5xRwS74Ggh.97 Microsoft Edge Content server can capture webcams and mics now. Is it a URL you are visiting that is causing this?
“In the latest Windows 10 preview release, we
added support for media capture APIs in Microsoft Edge for the first
time. This feature is based on the Media Capture and Streams specification, developed jointly at the W3C by the Web Real-Time Communications Working Group and the Device APIs Working Group. It is known by some web developers simply as getUserMedia,
which is the main interface that allows webpages to access media
capture devices such as webcams and microphones. This feature can be
toggled under the experimental features interface in Microsoft Edge,
which can be found by navigating to about:flags. To
allow for early feedback from the web development community, we’ve set
this feature to be “on” by default in the latest Windows Insider
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Maybe go to the “about” flags it talks about and switch it off.