Archives For February 2015

Lenovo Vulnerability Update

John Knights —  February 20, 2015

Lenovo Vulnerability Update

Technology Services has recently received reports of a vulnerability found in the Superfish software pre-installed on Lenovo computers. We have verified that the Lenovo computers we issue to our community do not contain this vulnerability, as the computers Wentworth issues have a customized installation that does not include the Superfish software.

If you have recently purchased a personal Lenovo computer or want to learn more about this vulnerability, please visit the https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/current-activity/2015/02/20/Lenovo-Computers-Vulnerable-HTTPS-Spoofing.

-Technology Services Information Security Office