Lenovo to stop pre-installing controversial software

China’s Lenovo Group Ltd, the world’s largest PC maker, said it will no longer pre-install software that cybersecurity experts said was malicious and made devices vulnerable to hacking. Lenovo had come under fire from security researchers who said earlier the company pre-installed a virus-like software from a company called Superfish on consumer laptops that hijacked…

Virus posing as ‘The Interview’ movie link hits cyberspace

After triggering a cyber world conflict between the US and North Korea, a potent virus masquerading under the pseudonym of Hollywood movie ‘The Interview’ has been seen prowling in the Indian cyberspace to attack and damage Android-based smart phones. Cyber security sleuths have detected the activity of this ‘Trojan’ category virus in the domestic Internet circuit which falsely leads…

Johar gets interim relief in AIB Roast case

In an interim relief to producer-director Karan Johar in the AIB Roast controversy, the Bombay High Court on Friday restrained the Mumbai police from arresting him till March 16. On that date, the court will hear a bunch of petitions filed by the performers of the controversial ‘AIB Roast’ show seeking quashing of the FIR…