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 the agency the means to eavesdrop on the majority of the world’s computers, according to cyber researchers and former operatives.
This USB firmware vulnerability allows completely undetectable malware to be installed. It can spread from PC to device and vice versa.
BlackBerry are lauching a Fact Check Portal – a place for them to supposedly hold competitors accountable for what they say and respond to hype-inducing statements with real facts and figures. Let’s hope they really call people on their BS. I’m (mostly) looking at you, Apple.