Russian researchers expose breakthrough U.S. spying program
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The U.S. National Security Agency has figured out how to hide spying software deep within hard drives made by Western Digital, Seagate, Toshiba and other top manufacturers, giving
It used to be “Intel Inside”, now it’s NSA inside. What the malware does exactly is unclear, but it seems to be opening backdoors to any computer NSA want to listen in to. It is also unclear whether or not encryption techniques protect or not.
Let’s hope that Kaspersky Labs release new protective software, now that they have verified the hack.
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