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There’s no way of knowing if the NSA’s spyware is on your hard drive

There’s no way of knowing if the NSA’s spyware is on your hard drive The NSA’s spyware known as “Fanny” was discovered embedded deep with hard disk drive and solid-state drive firmware. Credit: Kaspersky ‘Equation group’ spyware likely only targeted … Continue reading

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Rescue CDs: Tips for fighting malware

Using rescue CDs to ferret out malware is a great idea, in theory at least. Getting them to actually work is another story. Don’t make the same mistakes I did. Date: June 8th, 2010 Author: Michael Kassner http://blogs.techrepublic.com.com/security/?p=3803&tag=nl.e036 Malware is … Continue reading

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