Dell admits that there’s a big security problem with its new laptops – Business Insider

by Larry Emmott on November 30, 2015

in Hardware,Security

From Business Insider:

A pre-installed program on some newly purchased Dell laptops that can only be removed manually by consumers makes them vulnerable to cyber intrusions that may allow hackers to read encrypted messages and redirect browser traffic to spoofs of real websites such as Google or those belonging to a bank, among other attacks.

Source: Dell admits that there’s a big security problem with its new laptops – Business Insider

If you have purchased a Dell computer any time since June, beware. Dell has supposedly fixed the immediate issue with new computers but not for those out in the wild.

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