The Intel firmware bug allow logged-in administrators, and malicious or hijacked high-privilege processes, to run code beneath the operating system to spy on or meddle with the computer completely out of sight


    This is especially bad news


    Lenovo was quick off the mark with patches for its gear ready to download.

Ain't nobody gonna run spyware on Lenovo but Lenovo!

Coulda sworn we learned what a bad idea this was back when ActiveX exploits were all the rage but I'm just a hapless user who is always 100% at fault whenever bad things happen.

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