This sort of special intelligence cooperation is a regular occurrence under the "Five Eyes" program. Obviously, when used correctly and legally, this is an important counter-terrorism tool. government still has, new legislation notwithstanding, is how to assure the proper handling of extremely personal information that is completely unrelated to any counter terrorism or criminal activity.
has reported that video chatting can be effective for targeted purposes such as remote music instruction or long-distance therapy sessions.
Marcus Thomas, a former assistant director of the FBI's Operational Technology Division in Quantico, Virginia, tells the Washington Post that the FBI could spy on anyone's webcam without turning on the camera's indicator light.
While not all webcams have indicator lights, and many laptops do not have them at all, the indicator light is a nice security feature that tells you when the camera is active.
All violators will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law." If you are viewing at night, please note Cam 1 is equipped with night vision or infrared light (IR).
The glow you are seeing on the camera is invisible to the naked eye.