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Lenovo Superfish

Lenovo Settles Over the Built-In Spyware Scandal

Lenovo Finally Say Sorry for Pre-installed Spyware If you buy a laptop or PC from a high street seller, you should expect some bloatware. What is bloatware? Bloatware is ...

September 6, 2017 at 4:07 pm by

Pre-Loaded Lenovo Software Leaves PCs Vulnerable to Attack

Lenovo has revealed that a vast number of its PCs that have Accelerator Application pre-installed are vulnerable to attack and has advised owners to uninstall the software ...

June 4, 2016 at 9:00 am by

Lenovo’s Website Hacked, Teenagers, High School Musical Take Over

Lenovo’s website has been hacked. In what is probably in response to the Superfish scandal, Lizard Squad took over their website in quite a bizarre fashion. Their ...

February 25, 2015 at 10:45 pm by

Same Tech Used in Lenovo Superfish Software found in Twelve Other Apps

The SSL-busting technology recently discovered to be pre-installed on Lenovo laptops has been found as part of another 12 pieces of software, including Trojan malware. The ...

February 23, 2015 at 6:58 pm by

Superfish Admits to Certificate Installation, Didn’t Realise Security Flaw

The CEO of Superfish, the company behind the software of the same name that has been central to a recent scandal surrounding Lenovo, has admitted to his company ...

February 22, 2015 at 12:58 am by

Lenovo Releases Automatic Tool to Remove Superfish

Lenovo, the company embroiled in controversy over the Superfish adware preinstalled on a number of their PCs, has released a special removal tool to automatically rid their ...

February 21, 2015 at 8:58 pm by

Microsoft Updates Windows Defender to Remove Superfish

Microsoft has emerged as the hero within this whole Superfish/Lenovo story, as the company has updated its anti-virus software to detect and remove the offending program. ...

February 21, 2015 at 2:58 pm by

Lenovo: “We’re Sorry. We Messed Up.”

Lenovo, the PC manufacturer embroiled in controversy over the installation of ‘Superfish’ adware on new PCs, has issued something of an informal apology on its US ...

February 20, 2015 at 8:58 pm by

Lenovo Caught Installing Dangerous Adware on New PCs

Lenovo has been caught installing adware on new PCs. The software is called Superfish and on the face of it, the software appears to be your standard annoying adware with ...

February 19, 2015 at 10:02 am by

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