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« on: December 08, 2015, 09:45:32 AM »

Three major PC manufacturers were found to have insecure bundleware on their hard drives. Dell, Lenovo, and Toshiba were sited as having these issues. In some cases the bundleware can be disabled or removed.  Read articles below to find details of these security issues, and ways to remove these threats;

http://www.neowin.net/news/lenovo-and-other-oems-caught-with-more-vulnerable-bundleware

http://www.pcworld.com/article/2889292/bloatware-why-computer-makers-fill-your-pc-with-junk-and-how-to-get-rid-of-it.html

https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-X-Series-Laptops/Pre-installed-Bloatware-Removal/td-p/867129

http://www.shouldiremoveit.com/oems-bloatware.aspx

http://www.extremetech.com/computing/218544-dell-apologizes-for-superfish-like-scandal-offers-edellroot-removal-instructions
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