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Lenovo shipped lappies with man-in-the-middle ad/mal/bloatware • The Register

Lenovo is in hot water after being caught intentionally shipping laptops with software that steals web traffic using man-in-the-middle attacks.

The “Superfish” software was present on laptops sold until late last month and stole all manner of web traffic using fake, self-signed, root certificates to inject advertisements into sessions.

via Lenovo shipped lappies with man-in-the-middle ad/mal/bloatware • The Register.

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