I was looking for a way to check in on my house while away as well as have any motion captured and uploaded to the internet as a security camera. Doing a little research online and realizing that I had a raspberry pi and a usb webcam not being used for anything else, This is what I put together.
Please note, this is a brute force method and does not provide any type of security to the webcams stream but its my first time working on something like this.
Step 1: Resources
I have to start with credit to the websites that I used for my research: