Some popular home security cameras could allow would-be burglars to work out when you've left the building, according to a study published Monday.

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This is the dumbest thing I've read from #CNN in the last five minutes. If you have something valuable enough for people to case your home, sit outside and monitor the traffic from your #securitycameras to the cloud to see if it increases with movement alerts, you need something better than a #Nest #cloud #IPCamera.

"They monitor the camera traffic over an extended period of time, and by looking at the patterns that are generated by those cameras over maybe a week, they then start predicting the following week when you're most likely to be in the house," he said.

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