Your computer

Apparently Lenovo’s been caught red-handed pre-installing an AdWare called Superfish on their computers before shipping them off to customers1. The AdWare intercepts and in effect disables secure connections over HTTPS by using a self-signed certificate to be able to show consistent ads as you browse.

Opt-out is possible, but you’d have to remove the certificate too.

  1. CSO Online (20 trackers)