Lenovo computers contain very bad software. Software that breaks the rules and puts your information at risk. Take a moment to read if you have a Lenovo laptop or desktop computer. Here's the US-CERT alert
- Here are the Lenovo instructions for uninstalling the SuperFish application
- That's the gist of it. If you have a Lenovo computer, I suggest running the automatic removal utility supplied by Lenovo.
- If you want to dig deeper into the technical side, check this vulnerability in the Vulnerability Notes Database. It points to the underlying software, created by Komodia Inc, that introduces the vulnerability. You'll notice that it affects multiple other software packages that utilize the Komodia redirector.
- Currently, if you try to go to the company's web site: http://www.komodia.com, you will see this message posted by the web master: