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."
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RE: Comment by kvarbanov
by fatjoe on Thu 31st Mar 2011 09:14 UTC in reply to "Comment by kvarbanov"
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You relaize Samsung has been planting key and traffic loggers on some of their Android phones for quite a some time now?

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