A couple of weeks ago, we told you how some Dell PCs were found to have a pre-installed root certificate.
This poses a great security risk, in that an attacker could easily modify the certificate with some malicious code.
The user would be unaware of the change, which could result in any communication between the computer and websites the user visits being unencrypted. This could then be stolen by the attacker.
Dell had acknowledged the issue, and had promised to fix it in a software update, and alos posted intructions on how to remove the eDellroot certificate, from affected PCs.
And now, some new malwares have been found in some pre-installed [...]
Lenovo has officially released its 13.3-inch ultra-portable laptops, the Lenovo LaVie Z and the Z 360.
The devices were originally unveiled at the CES 2015 (Consumer Electronics Show) in January, before their launch today.
The Lavie Z was touted as the world’s lightest 13.3″ laptop, weighing just about 1.87 lbs (about 0.848kg). It is also a very sleek and slim device measuring at 12.56″ x 0.67″ x 8.35″. The frame is made using magnesium-lithium, while the back cover.
Both the LaVie Z and the Lavie Z 360, share the same technical specifications, with the only exception being that the Z 360 has a touchscreen with [...]