The snap virtualcarecamera (electron-app) provides people the option to connect uvc-enabled cameras to be remote-controlled during sessions to be used in virtual-care scenarios e.g. a doctor havin an appointment with a patient.
As the snap name already suggests usage of camera I think no user would be surprised by the app using camera and microphone so I do not see a security risk.
Thanks for reviewing!
+1 for auto-connect of
camera - if you could please update the snap’s description to also mention that it captures audio as well then I would be +1 on auto-connect of
Added: “It requires access to attached USB-cameras as well as your microphone.”
+1 from me for auto-connect to
+1 from me for auto connection of
virtualcarecamera, given this is required for the primary functionality of this snap.
+2 votes for, 0 against - granting auto-connection of
audio-record interfaces for the
virtualcarecamera snap. The snap declaration has been updated, this is now live.