Samsung Laptops - Now With Secret Keyloggers?

In Network World's Security Strategies Alert newsletter, Mohammed Hassan details his discovery of StarLogger keyloggers on several different Samsung laptops. Keyloggers record every keystroke on a computer's keyboard and email them to a recipient. This keylogger was hidden and pre-loaded on the computers he tested, making it a significant step beyond the "Sony BMG rootkit fiasco" from 2005. There, keyloggers were loaded onto users' computers from music CDs ... Full Story »

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Randy Morrow
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by Randy Morrow - Mar. 30, 2011

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Interesting but needs more examples and more examples/co-oberation of the malware.

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