NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - Some teenagers are learning how to keep hackers from getting your personal information.

It’s part of a camp put on by the Vanderbilt University School of Engineering.

The camp, which is free, and those interested in cybersecurity learned how people are hacking into computers inside people’s cars, baby monitors and smart home thermostats.

Knowing these advance systems has other benefits.

“In the future we’re going to be based on technology, that way medical fields we’re going to go into robots, so it’s real cool to know about these robots,” said student Mira Aziz.

The students programmed robots and then tried to hack each other’s devices.

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