Linked by David Adams on Wed 30th Mar 2011 16:02 UTC
Privacy, Security, Encryption Hearkening back to the Sony Rootkit brouhaha from a few years ago, a security researcher is claiming in a Network World article that he detected factory-installed keyloggers in two brand new Samsung Laptops. Samsung has made no official response, but a tech support supervisor contacted by the author said that the keystroke logging software was installed by Samsung to "monitor the performance of the machine and to find out how it is being used."
Permalink for comment 468405
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
jello
Member since:
2006-08-08

I have several questions:

Does anybody know of any free software to find rootkits and keyloggers on Windows?

Is this a Windows only problem or is Linux also running stuff like this?

Thanks

Reply Score: 1